Home / HEALTH / health department defends ‘girls on top’ billboard

health department defends ‘girls on top’ billboard

“Who says girls don’t want to be on top?”

That is the slogan in a department of health initiative to fight HIV infections in South Africa‚ used on a “She Conquers” campaign billboard which has caused outrage.

Eve Dmochowska‚ a Johannesburg resident‚ complained on Facebook that the tagline was sexually suggestive.

“It’s disgusting‚ degrading and completely unacceptable‚” she wrote.

“Must I explain to my 15-year-old daughter what her government means when it questions why she ‘doesn’t want to be on top’?”

“Must I explain to her that in actual fact she really ‘does’ want to be on top‚ and why she deserves to be on top‚ and why she CAN be on top – because we are talking about her future‚ and not a sex position?” wrote Dmochowska.


Check Also

Health, safety of Lake St. Clair water has ripple effect on tourism

CLOSE It’s the center for drinking water and recreation for millions. Christina Hall, Detroit Free …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

5 × 5 =