VIDEO: UK Schoolgirls Protest Gender Neutral Uniform


Around 150 parents and students took to protesting a high school’s new gender neutral uniform.

The Priory School in Lewes, Sussex, recently made trousers compulsory for all students.

The change in dress code was designed to address the length of some skirts and to promote inclusion for the small number of transgender students enrolled at the school.

Protestors are arguing that a choice should be made available to the students.

Others have suggested that the compulsory use of trousers will lead to a waste of clothes.

Tech Founder Born In USSR Warns About Facebook's Metaverse, Compares It To Soviet-Style Propaganda

The BBC reported on some of the reactions:

Former Priory student and TV presenter Piers Morgan tweeted his support for the protesters saying the “gender neutral craze” was out of control and girls should be girls, and boys should be boys.

The Conservative MP for Lewes, Maria Caulfield, also tweeted: “Very disturbed to see the school turning away girls from Priory school because they choose to wear a skirt and calling the police on them.

“This is not how we should be treating the young women of Lewes.”

Libby Murray, who is in her final year, said the new rule meant clothes were going to be thrown away, which would contribute to the climate change crisis.

She also said removing the choice for pupils to wear skirts because some wear them too short was “unfair”.

“Girls roll up their skirts but that can be solved by better policing of it.”

This isn’t the first time UK Schools have toyed with gender neutrality.

Tommy Robinson's Car Firebombed Ahead of 'Rape of Britain' Documentary Release

Schools in Wales were under fire for gender neutral toilets which led to increased bullying–with some girls forgoing school entirely to avoid needing the toilet.

Some schools were faced with staunch resistance from predominantly Muslim parents after LGBT themes were added into their curricula.

The British education system has shown its growing keenness to incorporate culturally progressive themes into their teaching.


Submit a Correction →


National File is committed to ensuring your voice can and will be heard. To keep your speech free, we are switching our commenting platform to Insticator. Don’t worry! All you have to do is create a commenting account with Insticator. We will be transferring previous comments to our new site, and then you will be able to link your past comments to your new Insticator account. If you have any feedback or questions about your Insticator commenting account, please email them at: [email protected]