CHARMAIN NAIDOO: How beauty pageants are like boxing
A slap in the face of the #MeToo movement or a solid platform for launching a career and leaving poverty behind? You be the judge
If, like me, you’ve spent a lifetime fascinated by beauty pageants and a large chunk of your life watching them, live, you’ll know that for decades beauty queens have desperately wanted one thing: world peace.
Miss Fiji, Miss Cayman Islands, Miss Barbados, Miss India, Miss Iceland, Miss Jamaica … they all wanted world peace.