Alison Tedford writes about being a feminist and pole dancer in a featured article on Huffington Post Canada. She challenges skeptics and describes how her hobby and feminist beliefs are actually related to one another. “Art is an expression of self. Feminism is an affirmation of self. Feminism empowers me to share who I am, pole dance is the artistic medium I use to do so,” she says. To read the full story click here. United Pole Artists Pole News is a place where news from around the world regarding pole dancing is shared. UPA writes and/or gathers news and stories for you so you don’t miss a thing. Have something to add to this story? If you are a registered UPA user, you can sign in, leave a comment and let us know what you think. We would love to hear from you!