It is still the norm in Germany, according to one recent survey, which suggests almost a third of Germans and Austrians sunbathe naked. I enjoy going topless and never feel like I am being looked at like a piece of meat. The practice was also the norm in various Asian cultures before Muslim expansion in the 13th and 14th centuries. Its funny but when my wife I go without kids about 6 times a year all the women around decide they want to try it too. In Western countries, toplessness in public often generates media coverage, leading some Women at topless beach political demonstrators to deliberately expose their breasts in public to draw media and public attention to their cause. Sexual Politics in Ancient Athens for a detailed study of male-dominant rule in Women at topless beach Greece.