Why is the mobile home skirt short?

The short skirt has long been a staple of women’s style, but now the trend is spreading among younger women, especially as the global recession hits the U.S. The short skirts have also become an accessory to older women, including those who have experienced sexual assault or domestic violence.

But is it just a trend or is there something to it?

In this episode, we explore why the short skirt is so popular among younger and more educated women.