Lets get explicit 'Lads Mags' covered with a Modesty Wrap.
  • Petitioned Rt Hon Maria Miller MP

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Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Rt Hon Maria Miller MP

Lets get explicit 'Lads Mags' covered with a Modesty Wrap.

    1. Mike Beecham
    2. Petition by

      Mike Beecham

      Gillingham, United Kingdom

This is important because supermarkets and newsagents display these magazines in such as a way as to attract the attention of as many people as possible. The covers of these magazines are becoming more and more explicit, and are increasing the dangers of the sexualisation of young children.

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    1. Reached 750 signatures
    2. Doing SO well, but need to do more...

      Mike Beecham
      Petition Organizer

      Hi guys, we're SO appreciative of the support that you've shown. It shows us that you really care about the issues at stake here, and the effects that explicit magazines like Nuts, Zoo, Loaded, etc have on kids and adults alike.

      We're appreciative, but can you do more? It's great that you've signed, but can you push the petition under the noses of those around you...friends, family, colleagues, class-mates, etc...pretty much everyone that you can find. What we need is signatures, signatures, signatures...the more the better!

      Easy links to use:

      Petition: change.org/modestywraps
      Facebook: facebook.com/modestywraps.

      Thanks guys!

    3. Reached 250 signatures
    4. Facebook Page up and running...

      Mike Beecham
      Petition Organizer

      Hi guys, there's been a little bit of work to the Modesty Wraps facebook page. You can find it at www.facebook.com/modestywraps. Don't forget to like this page, then pass it on to your friends, family and work colleagues. Getting the word out is going to be SO important to making the change.

      Cheers guys, you're brill!

    5. Reached 25 signatures
    6. 5 Signatures already!!

      Mike Beecham
      Petition Organizer

      5 people have already signed the petition, and it's only about 10 minutes old. Thanks SO much guys for showing your support. Who else do you know? Who can help force a change where we no longer have to see pictures of naked women in our shops and supermarkets? Get the word out, "Modesty Wraps' has to happen...and it can with YOUR help!

    7. Reached 5 signatures

    Supporters

    Reasons for signing

    • Angela Tiffany LEEDS, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      It is important to the future of social behaviour at the moment it is going in the wrong direction.

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    • julie bullen OXFORD, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      The images are pornographic and they should be treated as pornographic magazines. As they are not they are in children's view in many places, supermarkets, cafes..warping their view of what sex is, ie an intimate, loving expression of mutual adoration.

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    • Steph Hunt GUILDFORD, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      Children should not be subjected to seeing these images, they are hugely inappropriate to be on view for young children and teenagers to see. All lads mags should be covered.

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    • Nicky Hopwood ILKLEY, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      Lads mags annoy me on so many levels - as a parent of a son and a daughter, as a wife, a sister, a daughter. They are demeaning to all women and promote the sexualisation of children. They should be more discretely displayed, if at all.

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    • Robert May GUILDFORD, UNITED KINGDOM
      • about 1 year ago

      Children should be protected from imagery that objectifies and sexualises women in a public place that they are unable to control or avoid.

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