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Badge of honour

Badge of honour

This ad for Pink Ribbon Magazine — a lifestyle and support publication about women and breast cancer — manages to make up for all those campaigns that attempt to sexualize the illness:

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By showing the result of a mastectomy as a symbol of triumph, the ad both normalizes the bodies of post-surgery survivors and celebrates the heroic will to live.

Advertiser:
Pink Ribbon
Agency:
Grey Amsterdam
Source:
Healthy Ads

I am Creative Director at Acart Communications, a Canadian Social Issues Marketing agency. Read more