Web Site Offers Alternatives To Risqué Halloween Costumes

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The Web site offers guides for creating elaborate costumes of goddesses, inventors, scientists, and other notable women from around the world.(Photo: www.takebackhalloween.org)
The Web site offers guides for creating elaborate costumes of goddesses, inventors, scientists, and other notable women from around the world.(Photo: www.takebackhalloween.org)

You may be heading to a Halloween party this weekend, and if you’re a woman you might have been frustrated trying to find a modest costume. Store shelves are full of revealing and risqué costumes like “sexy nurse” or “sexy cop.”

Now there’s a push to change that: WOSU’s Steve Brown spoke with Suzanne Scoggins, the founder of takebackhalloween.org. Click the play button above to hear their conversation.

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