A woman sunbathes on the beach in Cannes, France. File photo: AP A woman sunbathes on the beach in Cannes, France. File photo: AP
A woman sunbathes on the beach in Cannes, France. File photo: AP

Fear of abuse, exposure online, invasion of privacy force French women to give up topless sunbathing

  • Bathing topless is more unpopular than it has been for decades, according to a survey
  • Many women said they are afraid of being exposed by photos on social media

Topic |   Sexual harassment and assault
A woman sunbathes on the beach in Cannes, France. File photo: AP A woman sunbathes on the beach in Cannes, France. File photo: AP
A woman sunbathes on the beach in Cannes, France. File photo: AP
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