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Gender inequality awareness idea

I bought this barbie in a charity shop for 20p and thought i should use it for a craftivism project.


i put ink on her head, knee and elbow to make her look beaten up. i also put gaffer tape on her eyes and mouth to make her look powerless. i put Gaffer tape around her body because i wanted to cover her personal parts up. i am going to Gapper tape her around a fence like the tape around her body and glue the mini placard to her hand.


I know i want to show people that gender inequality is a huge issue in the Global South but i still cant thing of something sharp and snappy to get people thinging and that fits on the placard.


any ideas?

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Taken on January 3, 2010