Meet Femen's Topless Feminist Activists

In "Femen in Paris: Ukraine's Topless Warriors Move West," Jeffrey Tayler tells the story of a global movement of young, female activists known for a bold protest tactic: nudity. In this short documentary from Tayler and Saraí Suárez, leaders of the group discuss their media-savvy, youth-oriented brand of feminism, and why even progressive countries like France need them. You can watch the documentary in two parts below and read the full story here

 

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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