Amber Rose, on her mannequin steez, put her bald head and love for women on display for the NOH8 campaign. Since Proposition 8 passed and amended California’s State Constitution to ban same-sex marriages… everyday citizens, celebrities and politicians have been coming together to support the silent protest.
Pop the Top for a Peek at the NOH8 Commercial
On November 4, 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 created by celebrity photographer Adam Bouska (http://www.bouska.net) and partner Jeff Parshley in direct response to the passage of Proposition 8. Photos feature subjects with duct tape over their mouths, symbolizing their voices being silenced by Prop 8 and similar legislation around the world, with “NOH8” painted on one cheek in protest.