It’s unhappy however true: it’s 2018 however girls are nonetheless being judged for a way they appear. Some other folks suppose it’s completely OK to remark at the garments we make a choice – whether or not they’re too attractive, or now not attractive sufficient. And that drained outdated concept that you’ll be able to’t be a feminist if you happen to get dressed provocatively Just. Won’t. Go. Away.
Step up Little Mix, scoring a win for the sisterhood by way of hitting again at all of the grievance they get for dressing how they wish to get dressed, of their trademark sassy approach. In an interview with Attitude mag – accompanied by way of a unconditionally fierce shoot – Jesy Nelson, Jade Thirlwall, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Perrie Edwards close down the haters and broke the entire argument down into what’s in reality necessary: equality.
Jade stated: “Being a feminist doesn’t mean you have to wear a polo-neck jumper and a pair of trousers. Anyone can be feminist. Feminism is just believing in equality.” YES, Jade. We couldn’t have stated it higher ourselves.
Jesy added: “You must be capable to be no matter more or less girl you need to be. You must be capable to put on what you bloody wish to put on and rock it with self belief. As lengthy as you are feeling just right about your self, that’s all that issues.
“It simply annoys me. We’ll put on a leotard they usually’re like [pulls a face]. But I’m considering: ‘Do you say that to the people at the Olympics, that they’re too provocative?’ No, you don’t, however as a result of we’re dancing, ‘Oh, you’re too attractive!’” Cue cheers from GLAMOUR HQ.
Perrie also referred to as out sexism within the tune business, announcing: “When women have a voice, some people think that opinion is invalid.”
We are so right here for the ladies’ empowering feedback. Feminism manner opting for no matter works for you, whether or not that comes to appearing pores and skin or now not. Thanks Little Mix for shouting this message loud and proud. Now we’re off to hear Joan Of Arc on repeat…