Thursday, September 25, 2008

Fight for your right to be Emo


Great article -

"A Hamilton teenager is fighting for his right to wear makeup at school.

"They're gender stereo-typing. He's being sexually discriminated against. Nowhere in the rules does it say that males can't wear make-up" says Mindy Ball.

The Hamilton mother says she stands 100% behind her son, 13-year-old Matt Allsup, an eighth grader at Garfield Middle School who wears black eye makeup, lipstick and fingernail polish.

But on Monday, he was told to wash the makeup off his face, with the assistant principal telling him it was distracting..."

Emo kids have rights too...

Check out the full article here:

http://www.wcpo.com/mostpopular/story.aspx?content_id=43ee2634-3f3c-402d-a3ec-26a42d0a97f8

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