Guest Blogger :: Erika
Did anyone participate in the NOH8 Campaign Photo Shoot at The W in Scottsdale?
“The NOH8 Campaign is a photographic silent protest created by celebrity photographer Adam Bouska and partner Jeff Parshley in direct response to the passage of Proposition 8.” – The NOH8 Campaign
AZ’s participation is posted on the NOH8 News Blog.
Click here to check out the AZ Comes Out for Equality article.
Arizona residents were invited to participate in the NOH8 photo shoot on July 12th, 2010. Previous supporters and well known AZ residents that are current NOH8 supporters include Cindy McCain & her daughter, Meghan McCain.
Arizona Central posted an article in January 2010 with Cindy McCain’s NOH8 pic and the websites article Redefining Republican on her choice to participate –
“…marriage equality isn’t a Republican issue any more than it is a Democratic issue. It’s about human rights, and everybody being treated equally in the eyes of the law that runs and protects this country.”
Over 400 AZ residents showed their support and is one of 3 states outside of California to be added to the NOH8 roster.
Participants were asked for a $40 minimum donation per person or $25 per person for couples that The NOH8 campaign utilizes to promote and raise awareness for Marriage Equality and anti-discrimination on a global level through an educational and interactive media campaign.
Did any MRSter Readers participate???
Guest Blogger, Erika Cárdenas, and her wife are sharing with us their journey of planning their same-sex wedding and what it’s like to be married. Read more about them here.