How many more reasons do we need to keep child beauty pageants out of Australia? Please join the campaign. Sign the petition, join the Austrailan’s Against Child Beauty Pageants facebook and attend the protests country-wide May 24.
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The independent senator has waged a lengthy battle against child beauty pageants and when two contests in Dublin and Cork were cancelled. “I did meet with the pageant representatives and I made it clear that I would push for legislation on this,” the child rights advocate told us this week as she looks for an outright ban.
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Since 2009 Catherine has been the director of the children’s rights advocacy group , and since 2011 has led the campaign against child beauty pageants through Pull the Pin (on beauty pageants for children) . She is also very involved in her local community on environmental and social justice issues, and has made several television appearances and been a guest contributor on a number of radio programs. Catherine is the mother of four children (two girls and two boys), School Councillor (past President) and proud coach of her sons' basketball team.
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Both sides have taken their cases to the online community with the anti-pageant groups launching Facebook pages Australians Against Child Beauty Pageants (1804 likes) and Pull the Pin (951 likes).Excellent article - well said, well argued. Many thanks - there should be more articles like this ! I would love to join the protest against child beauty pageants, but alas I am overseas. I will see if there is one in the city where I live.