Corbella: Don’t like nudist events? Stay away

Corbella: Don\'t like nudist events? Stay away

Corbella: Don\’t like nudist events? Stay away


“It\’s crazy to associate social nudity with criminality,” added Jeff, who is in his 30s. “Nobody would care in Vancouver. They\’d try to do a news story on naked people in Vancouver and everybody would shrug and say, \’That\’s not news.\’ That\’s what Calgary should be like,” he argued. As for the fear that …

City of Calgary cancels nudist swim at public pool due to security concerns

CALGARY – An escalating debate over a nudist swim at a public swimming pool has prompted the City of Calgary to cancel the event over concerns about security. “We’ve had a review completed by Calgary Police Service and corporate security that has led to these arising concerns,” James McLaughlin, acting director of Calgary Recreation, said …

He says city facilities have hosted naturist swims for years without incident and the cancellation was not due to the nature of the activity, but solely because of security. The Calgary Nude Recreation club had sold out tickets for a swim night on Sunday at the Southland Leisure Centre. The club described …

Source: www.660news.com/2018/01/11/city-of-calgary-cancels-nudist-swim-at-public-pool-due-to-security-concerns/

Bombing and smashed windshields among threats against Calgary nude swimming event

Mayor Naheed Nenshi says there were threats against a nude swimming event that prompted the city to cancel it, including a bomb threat and the claim that participants\’ licence plate numbers would be collected.

\’Nothing to do with nudity\’. Nenshi said he\’s disappointed in the cancellation, but noted the city was unable to establish a proper security response to the threats in such a short time and pointed out there were other bookings and a hockey tournament going on in the building at the same time as the …

Source: www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/nude-swimming-threats-cancellation-calgary-1.4485181

Why we need to distinguish nudity from sexuality

There has been an awful lot of misunderstanding this past week about the nude wave-pool event at a Calgary leisure centre that was cancelled. A lot of people expressed concern that the police were not taking worries seriously and that there would be children present and, therefore, pedophiles.

Source: www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/why-we-need-to-distinguish-nudity-from-sexuality/article37597884/

Gord Gillies: ‘Live and let live’ when it comes to Calgary nude swim

By popular demand, Gord Gillies\’ rant on the nude swimming event being cancelled at the Southland Leisure Centre.

As another week slips away in Calgary, so too, I thought, would slide away another eyebrow-raising story – the naked family swim night. After days of discussion, some outrage, some buff backers, a protest petition and a petition to stop the petition, it\’s a no go. The city has decided that the backlash is too …

Source: globalnews.ca/news/3962476/gord-gillies-live-and-let-live-when-it-comes-to-calgary-nude-swim/

‘This is really about mob rule:’ Nenshi wades into cancelled naked swim debate

Mayor Naheed Nenshi said he’s disappointed city administration opted to cancel a nude swimming event at a city-operated recreation centre in the wake of “crackpot threats.”Ne…

“It has nothing to do with nudity. It has nothing to do with petitions. It has everything to do with ensuring everyone is safe.” Meanwhile, Calgary Nude Recreation, the group behind the cancelled event, posted an online fundraiser Friday attempting to raise $10,000 for a legal fund for “lawyer fees, court …

Source: calgaryherald.com/news/local-news/this-is-really-about-mob-rule-nenshi-wades-into-cancelled-naked-swim-debate

Having the awkward talks about online safety could protect our teens down the road

If anyone sends you an unsolicited nude photo, report it to a trusted adult immediately. If one of your friends confides in you that they have sent a nude photo, do not gossip about it. Find a way to help your friend talk to an adult. If you make a mistake when navigating all of this, please let me know so we …

A parent\’s résumé is ever evolving, and there\’s absolutely no way to contain it to a single page.Basic duties include and are certainly not…

Source: www.dallasnews.com/opinion/commentary/2018/01/08/awkward-talks-online-safety-teens-could-protect-road

Teen girl facing up to 10 years for sending nude selfie

Teen girl facing up to 10 years for sending nude selfie

As unnerving and concerning as it sounds, the fact is that teen sexting has become a grave issue not only for the parents but also for law enforcement authorities as they often find it difficult to deal with the situation in case something goes wrong. According to a recent survey from Cyberbullying Research …

Source: https://www.hackread.com/teen-girl-facing-up-to-10-years-for-sending-selfie/