books or magazines on social nudism or Naturists. To my surprise once again this man

are very spiritual and will not carry that kind of content. Walking to the rear of the store
where various sorts of magazines were neatly shown against the wall., I discovered an
ample supply of magazines ranging from Cosmopolitan to Playboy. I thought to myself it
would be a cinch to assemble advice on today’s Gay community or to find various
Means to satisfy your lover, or even to awaken and alter your body forever! However,
there simply are not enough folks interested in the subject of Nudism to make it worth while
to carry books or magazines on this subject. After all, Naturists aren’t out to prove anything
or for that matter, trying to sell anything.
to bring folks back in touch with their natural environment, free from the social pressures
of our modern society.

The Naturist Society is an organization that encourages clothes-optional recreation
for the advantage of getting a better understanding and acceptance of one’s body. It ardently
opposes the notion of exploiting the nude human body for entertainment or sexual purposes.
According to the Society’s handbook: ”Nudism is a way of life characterized by the
practice of social nudity, with the aim of encouraging self-respect, respect for others and for
the surroundings.” Founded by TNS Lee Baxandall, The Naturist Society started in the
1970’s with what became known as the free beach movement. Now enrollment surpasses
27,000 members. Its quarterly magazine, called Nude & Natural, formerly named Clothed
with the Sun, continues to be the authority on socially responsible and daring societal

nudity. Nude & Natural is the top publication on Naturism in America, and functions as a
source of advice about nude recreation, travel resorts, in addition to up-to-date laws.
Membership in The Naturist Society contains many advantages like discount rates to clubs
and resorts globally, the skill to participate in annual events held throughout the U.S.,
and voting privileges in the election of managers for two affiliated organizations, the
It appears proper to discuss the functions of the Naturist Action Committee

(NAC), and the Naturist Education Foundation (NEF), for they too are important advocates
for the promotion of Naturism. The NAC represents the Naturists viewing political and

legal issues by lobbying and monitoring legislative actions from the local level, to the U.S.
The Naturist Education Foundation serves to educate and enlighten the public about
Naturism in hopes of creating more acceptance and comprehension of this lifestyle. Some of
its current endeavors include of a video titled, Introduction to Nudism, which
explains who Naturists are, and how the values apply to social nudism.
Efforts to convince the public that clothes-optional websites can improve their communities.
The Naturist Education Foundation (NEF) sponsors the NEF Scholastic Prize
twice a year. A one-thousand dollar scholarship is granted to a student who submits the
best essay about Naturism. Participants for the award must be members of The Naturist

Foundation recognizes that pupils have a great possibility for communication important
issues seeing Nudism to the public, professionals, and legislators, in
communities, thus creating more knowledge about this lifestyle.
The Naturist Education Foundation provides grant money to aid with legal fees
associated with litigations pertaining to their cause. NEF’ s works in progress include the
promotion of an adult education program called Naturism in America. Some Naturism
courses are being taught in the U.S. today.
offered to students on college campuses, but the likelihood of this happening is slim due to
the lack of student interest pertaining to the subject, and the class fulfilling the targets set by
Generally, awesome classes are approved by educators from
within their own sections. Unless the educators are Naturists themselves, or really
Comfortable with the issue, the idea will likely be rejected. Therefore, the Naturist Education

Foundation suggests proposing a course on social nudism in non-accredited adult education
classes geared more towards personal enrichment.
The NEF also issues surveys on . An important study conducted by
the Naturist Education Foundation is the 2000 NEF/Roper poll. This survey measures
American attitudes towards naked sunbathing and skinny-dipping. The results suggest that