Elizabeth Skerry, a 17-year-old high school student from Plaistow, N.H., is fighting for her right to bare arms.
That is, the right to bare her arms -- in a sleeveless shirt.
She has even begun a campaign at Timberlane Regional High School called "The Right to Bare Arms," reports the AP.
She is protesting her school's dress code, which says she can't show her shoulders, Skerry told WHDH in an interview.
"I don't see how (shoulders are) a distraction," Skerry told WHDH. "Because that's what they kept stressing to me, 'Oh, shoulders are a distraction in the classroom.'"
She pointed out that plenty of influential women opt to go sleeveless, including Michelle Obama. She showed WHDH a photo display she created of celebrities showing off their shoulders.
Skerry's school's dress code says children can't wear "exposed underwear, see-through attire and clothing that exposes the stomach or cleavage. It says shorts, skirts and dresses can be no shorter than mid-thigh," reports the AP.
Skerry took her concerns to the school board and also began a petition.
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Kristi Palma, Boston.com Moms producer, is the mom of a first grader and a preschooler. She is a writer who enjoys cooking her grandmother's Italian recipes (when her son isn't launching paper airplanes into them). Follow her on Twitter @kristipalma.