Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. She was essentially tried, convicted and sentenced to beauty-queen exile for displaying extreme political incorrectness and — gasp! I signed an application giving my height, weight, color of hair and my talents She is based in the UK. They simply find these things fun and enjoyable.
The problem with a large group of people today, including the author of this article is they want to tell other people what to do. The pageant is nothing more than "junk food"! I would think the scholarship money would come in handy. Retrieved September 25, In the end, winning the Miss Universe title may not be all it's cracked up to be.
Joining a pageant is a personal choice and that is what feminism is about — empowering women to choose the life paths that they want and to be on the same level playing field as men. Login to your account below. This resulted in her being barred from entering China to compete in the pageant. The truth is, however, that these rumors were false. So I don't go to drag shows or those types of concerts. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed here. Angelina represented Belgium in the Miss world contest.
What Were They Thinking? While I did not manage to change the policy, I did manage to raise awareness for this cause. I never told anyone about the pictures, not even my parents. Pageants are good platform to raise awareness for social causes Many accuse pageants for promoting eating disorders and encouraging young women to be unhealthy. You don't want to be in a pageant, don't. But they must not, under any circumstances, disagree with leftist dogma on issues of potential debate.