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The SCAR Project: Breast Cancer Is Not A Pink Ribbon

The SCAR Project is a series of large-scale portraits of young breast cancer survivors shot by fashion photographer David Jay. Primarily an awareness raising campaign, The SCAR Project puts a raw, unflinching face on early onset breast cancer while paying tribute to the courage and spirit of so many brave young women.

Dedicated to the more than 10,000 women under the age of 40 who will be diagnosed this year alone, The SCAR Project is an exercise in awareness, hope, reflection and healing.

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Now HERE’S a good goddamn glimpse at breast cancer.  Fuck your “save second base” bullshit.  -C

^Agree with C.  That whole “save the tatas” etc. bs aims to preserve a sexual object instead of a person.  Well, I’m sorry that breast cancer is turning women into an eye sore for you. But no one fucking cares because there is a real person going through real pain behind those scars.  And it’s those PEOPLE we need to save from that pain, not a part of their body. 

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