Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Miss Landmine Victim Beauty Contest


You can vote here. Go vote! Spread this around, please.

Miss Landmine goals:

...female pride and empowerment, disabled pride and empowerment, global and local landmine awareness and information, challenge inferiority and/or guilt complexes that hinder creativity ... question established concepts of physical perfection, challenge old and ingrown concepts of cultural cooperation, celebrate true beauty, replace the passive term 'Victim' with the active term 'Survivor.'

Uganda Scarlett Lion has info from last year.


1 comment:

thepoetryman said...

I certainly voted. What an incredible thing for these women.

Thank you, Tom, for alerting us to the vote.