JC Penney Respect Girls: Add positive power messages for girls.
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JC Penney Respect Girls: Add positive power messages for girls.

    1. Petition by

      Dr. Raye Mitchell

      Oakland, CA

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A group of girls in a teen leadership program (www.gurlsrock.org) say that it is not sufficient to simply apologize for the offending messages on its products; JCPenney must do something affirmative to support development of respect for girls and development of self-esteem and confidence in girls. Girls of the G.U.R.L.S. Rock Leadership program want a JCPenney sweatshirt and line of products produced that fosters respect and self-esteem for girls and merchandise that they can wear and use to send messages to others that issue demeaning and disrespectful messages about girls. They want a design or products that say “Respect My Ability to Choose for Myself”, or, “I Am a Girl and I Am Smart, Confident, Capable, and Beautiful.”

 

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    • Johnicon George SUISUN CITY, CA
      • about 3 years ago

      For my Mother, Wife, 16 year old Daughter, 19 year od God Daughter, 7 Sisiters, MANY other female relative and all the women I serve with in the Ministry sharing the Love of Jesus Christ!!!,

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    • Erin Lucia Hz.. LAKE BALBOA, CA
      • about 3 years ago

      because more people signed the petition to bring it back, and that, my dear, is depressing :(

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