#TheDress caused quite a stir when it hit the Internet, leaving many people wondering why it was so hard for others to see black and blue or white and gold.
The Salvation Army in South Africa is wondering the same thing in a new Twitter PSA: “Why is it so hard to see black and blue?”
They posted a picture to their Twitter page on Friday as part of a campaign to bring awareness to domestic violence. It features a woman wearing an edited white and gold version of #TheDress. Her bruises are clearly visible — they’re black and blue.
“Why is it so hard to see black and blue? One in 6 women are victims of abuse.”
“The only illusion is if you think it’s her choice,” the image reads. “One in 6 women are victims of abuse. Stop abuse against women.”
“We have had nearly 2,000 tweets in…
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