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Naturist news and information from across Canada

 Sophia Harris · CBC News · 

bras on a lineB.C. woman filed a human rights complaint over demand she wear a bra at work

The "burn your bra" movement is back, this time ignited by young women shunning the undergarment not for political reasons, but in the name of comfort. 

However, some braless women feel discomfort when managers mandate they must wear one in the workplace — a rule that could be deemed discriminatory, because it only applies to one gender.

 

"It's unnecessary," said Kate Gosek who works as a cook at McDonald's in Selkirk, Man. The 19-year-old says several managers recently harassed her about not wearing a bra, including one who prodded her shoulder in search of one.

"She just told me that I should put on a bra because, McDonald's — we are a polite restaurant and no one needs to see that."

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Manitoba NaturistI belong to a naturist group that is located in Saskatchewan.

Like most other western Canadian clubs, the Green Haven Sun Club is affiliated with AANR – the American Association for Nude Recreation. Before I experienced my first club experience in late May 2013, I had taken out membership with the FCN, the Federation of Canadian Naturists. Thankfully, that membership card allowed me to participate without having to pay higher rates that non-naturist federation people had to pay. Of course, I wondered why a Canadian club had affiliated themselves with an American organization rather than a Canadian organization. To be a club member, an AANR membership is required. 

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Julia Wright · CBC News · 

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People get naked every year on Kelly's Beach — to the displeasure of Parks Canada

Want to get back to nature?

It's hard to imagine a more ideal setting that the pristine forests and beaches of Kouchibouguac National Park on New Brunswick's Acadian coast.

But some visitors, park officials say, are taking it way too far. 

Kelly's Beach — a 25-kilometre stretch of dunes along the Northumberland Strait accessible only by a pedestrian boardwalk — is popular for its warm salt water, picturesque views, and endangered piping plovers.

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