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The NOH8 Campaign

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The NOH8 Campaign is a silent protest photo project, photos made by photographer Adam Bouska. Their slogan is "Out silence soon will be heard".

The photos are featured on the campaigns website and areportraying people in front of a white backdrop wearing white t-shirts, their mouths taped shut and "NOH8" painted on their cheek.

NOH8 is a protest againts same-sex marriage and the equality between men and women, brothers and sisters, politicians, doctors, militaries, directors, actors, singers etc.

Normal people and many celebrities got involved in this campaign. NOH8 is more a protest againg California because they banned the same-sex marriage and this campaign (which means No Hate) is fighting for equality. The Campaign became quickly an international protest. People from Canada, England, Germany, Romania & Poland got involved.

Celebrities like Tila Tequila, Christopher Gorham, Ashlee Simpson, Pete Wenz, Emmy Rossum, Jack Mackenroth, Jojo and many others came to help people fighting for equality hopeing their silence soon will be heard.

On May 25, 2009 the protest made his first public announcement by an advertising published on youtube including normal people and Tila Tequila. Then on August came with the second protest advertising called "Coming Out" including just celebrities.

Fall this year the campaign announced that the city West Hollywood, California is making the December, 13 the offcial NOH8 day.

by FW Editor

Tags: protest, marriage, singers, hollywood

Category: Others  - ( Others Archive)

Date Added: 18 December '09

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