Nudity as protest Main article: Nudity is used to draw public attention to a cause, sometimes including the promotion of public nudity itself.
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The viewed indigenous bathing practices, which included both men and women entering temazcales naked, in terms of paganism and sexual immorality and sought to eradicate them.
The exception was the Baptism, which was originally by full immersion and without clothes.
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Description: In 1974, an article in noted an increase in American tolerance for nudity, both at home and in public, approaching that of Europe.