No.28 : No H8, Only Love

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"On November 4th of 2008 Proposition 8 passed in California, amending the state Constitution to ban same-sex marriage. The defeat provoked a groundswell of initiative within the GLBT Community at a grassroots level, with many new political and protest organizations being formed in response. 

The NOH8 Campaign is a photographic silent protest in response, which features subjects with duct tape over their mouths, symbolizing their voices being silences by Prop 8 and similar legislation around the world, with "NOH8" painted on one cheek in protest. 
While inspired by the passage of Prop 8, the scope of the NOH8 Campaign has since grown to stand against discrimination and bullying of all kinds. The message of "No Hate" can be interpreted and applied broadly, and speaks to each person in their own way. 

The NOH8 Campaign itself is a charitable organization whose mission is to promote marriage, gender and human equality through education, advocacy, social media, and visual protest." (Please visit for more information.)

With Chicago Pride Parade [fb] coming this weekend,
this was something near and dear to my heart I wanted to do and share.

Love each other. Unconditionally and without prejudice. 

We are brothers and sisters to all living things, 
and nothing else, neither race nor colour nor religion nor sex, 
should be more important than this one deepest, 
most extraordinary thing connecting us.
                                               ~ Albert Schweitzer 

Hair: Magika - Reading, Hud 02
Ears: Hocico - Neko Ear Piercings Black [mod][no longer available]
Lashes: BC Designs - Freebie Mesh Eyelashes x3
Eyes: FATE - FATEeyes [mp]
Whiskers: Sopherian - Schatje Whiskers [mod -tinted][mp]

Skin: (Red)Mint - Skin No.14, Ivy, Freckles [+ appliers][in shop]
Makeup: Eyes: Zombie Suicide - Eyeshadow Add-On Set 1, in Brown
Tape Tattoo: Eternal Raine - NoH8 Couples 1 w/Tattoos* [Free on mp]

Top: Corvus - Jane Top, in Grey*

Plugs: Zombie Suicide - Leopard Plugs Add-on [mod]
Facial Piercings: Hebenon Vial - Liquid Silver [mod]
Neck: Pomposity - Peace Necklace
Hand: Panik - Peace Ring, in Black
Wowmeh Mesh Body

Pose with Heart: ImpEle - Heart Monogatari*

*Photoshopped, item may not appear inworld as dose in my image.


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