Over the years, beauty pageants have lost their credibility for the sexist and naive way in which they conduct themselves. However, after years of aligning themselves with more "traditional" values, it seems as if they are finally understanding the concept of moving with the times.
And it is reflected in the 2020 Miss Germany event that took place recently.
Keep scrolling to find out how this one mom made history after she won the crown...
This year's Miss Germany pageant took place on February 15th.
Unlike previous years, 2020 became a year of change.
The pageant did their best to move away from "traditional" values.
And it truly was historic...
However, future judges will not necessarily be all women.
And for good reasons too.
via: Getty ImagesPreviously, multiple men in the industry have been involved in scandals that involved misogyny and sexual assault.
The former CEO of Miss America was exposed back in 2017.
via: Getty ImagesSam Haskell's emails with other members of the board saw him use sexist and degrading language to describe the girls who took part in the contest and after they were publicly exposed, he had no choice but to resign.