Boobquake was a rally which took place on April 26, 2010. The r... -

Boobquake was a rally which took place on April 26, 2010. The r...

wikipedia - 07 Nov 2016
Boobquake was a rally which took place on April 26, 2010. The rally served to protest news reports of controversial beliefs espoused by Hojatoleslam Kazem Seddiqi, an Islamic religious authority in Iran. Seddiqi blamed women who dress immodestly for causing earthquakes. On April 19, it was reported that Seddiqi advised his listeners that "Many women who do not dress modestly lead young men astray, corrupt their chastity and spread adultery in society, which increases earthquakes" and Iranians should

Boobquake: Proving That God Hates Sex

Huffington Post (blog) - 29 Apr 2010
What more proof could anyone want? Certainly not senior Iranian cleric Hojatoleslam Kazem Sedighi. He's the boob who touched off Boobquake by telling followers at Friday prayers, “Many women who do not dress modestly ...

Women strut their stuff for Boobquake

Toronto Star - 26 Apr 2010
Dubbed Boobquake, McCreight encouraged women around the world to flaunt their breasts and their cleavage to prove the Iranian clerics wrong. She even came up with some cleavage-flaunting T-shirts that she was selling for charity with messages that ...

Was Today's Earthquake Another Boobquake?

Gawker - 23 Aug 2011
Remember when an Iranian cleric said earthquakes were God's punishment for scantily-clad women, and then a bunch of scantily-clad women organized a naked protest to disprove the cleric, but then an earthquake actually occurred at the moment they ...

Kadınların dekolte giyerek deprem yaratmaya çalıştığı iddiası - 20 Apr 2018
İDDİA: 2010'da 200 bine yakın kadın dekolte giyerek deprem yaratmaya çalıştı. Buna Boobquake denildi. DOĞRU. 2010 yılında, 200 bine yakın kadının dekolte giyerek deprem yaratmaya çalıştığı iddiası çeşitli sosyal medya hesaplarında ve pek çok medya ...

Atheism - Sexism = Atheism +

VICE - 25 Oct 2012
Atheist blogger Jennifer McCreight became well versed in godless misogyny when in 2010 she devised a stunt called “Boobquake” via her blog that called on women to dress immodestly for a designated day (April 26) in response to Iranian cleric ...

Was wäre, wenn aufreizende Kleidung Erdbeben auslösen würde?

Spektrum der Wissenschaft - 14 Apr 2018
Vor einigen Jahren hat der iranische Geistliche Kasem Sedighi in einer Teheraner Moschee behauptet, er wisse jetzt endlich, wodurch Erdbeben verursacht werden. Und zwar durch – Achtung, jetzt kommt's – Frauen, die nicht angemessen gekleidet sind.

Is There Any Point to Protesting?

The New Yorker - 14 Aug 2017
Abroad, activism drove the Arab Spring and labor movements in Macau, while outrages shared across continents triggered such events as the feminism-and-rationalism-flaunting event known as Boobquake. So strident was Boobquake that it elicited a ...

Will Misogyny Bring Down The Atheist Movement?

BuzzFeed - 12 Sep 2014
Meanwhile, Jen McCreight called her movement “Boobquake” and urged skimpy clothing. “It wasn't until I started getting hugely sexually objectified by skeptics and atheists, and would say mildly, 'Please don't do that,' and get shit in return — that's ...


Calcutta Telegraph - 05 May 2010
As soon as the comment was made, women around the world went into a tizzy, setting up facebook groups and staging demonstrations in protest. The result: April 26 was declared 'boobquake day', WITH scores of women turning up in minimal clothing. there ...

Moms Gone Wild: The Real Housewives of Orthodox Judaism

Huffington Post (blog) - 24 May 2010
“Oh, here's a picture of Mommy showing her cleavage to celebrate Boobquake!” “Wow, Mommy sure talked about Klonopin a lot. A LOT.” So yes, Facebook is where I “use my words” quite vividly to fight my haus frau doldrums. Does this make me a PTA pariah ...

Wear black to look fat (blog) - 22 Apr 2010
And if I found something that would rival anything someone might wear for Boobquake Day, then all the better! Of course wearing all one colour can just change that black ball into a red or purple or orange one, so it's important to mix it up a little ...

Grupos más absurdos de Facebook

SDP Noticias - 24 Sep 2013
A continuación algunos de los grupos de Facebook más bizarros que existen, únanse y diviértanse, tal vez también les sean útiles. Boobquake: Este grupo intenta demostrar que los senos grandes no provocan terremotos. Luego que Hojatoleslam Kazem ...

Americanas exibem decotes em protesto contra religioso iraniano - 26 Apr 2010
McCreight decidiu que há uma maneira de refutar a ideia e criou na rede social Facebook um grupo denominado "boobquake" (literalmente sacudimento ou terremoto dos peitos) que até hoje conta mais de 120 mil pessoas. O propósito do "boobquake", ...

'Göğüs çatalı' deprem yaratmadı

Hürriyet - 26 Apr 2010
McCreight'in “Boobquake' adını verdiği deneye katılım çağrısı şöyleydi: “26 Nisan'da göğüs çatalımı en çok gösteren tişörtümü giyip deneye başlıyorum. Diğer araştırmacı kadınları da aynı şeyi yaparak, göğüslerine atfedilen süper güçleri test etmeye ...

Atheism+: the new New Atheists

New Statesman (blog) - 23 Aug 2012
She first came to prominence as the creator of 2010's "Boobquake", a satirical response to claims by an Iranian ayatollah that women who dressed immodestly were responsible for earthquakes. McCreight wondered if encouraging women to wear tight t-shirts ...

Mit tiefem Ausschnitt gegen iranischen Geistlichen

Tages-Anzeiger Online - 27 Apr 2010
Am sogenannten Boobquake-Tag, etwa «Tag des Brustbebens», folgten sie dem Aufruf einer US-Studentin im Sozialnetzwerk Facebook, sich am Montag möglichst provokant zu kleiden, um die Behauptung des Klerikers auf den Prüfstand zu stellen.

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