A few days ago a woman named Charlie Edge stood outside British Parliament in a pair of white pants with two friends and her "Aunt Flo." The ladies were synched up and ready to free bleed all over their government's doorstep. But why? Because they're protesting the taxes put on sanitary products like pads, tampons and maternity pads, all of which are categorized as "luxury items." So, they pulled out those luxurious tampons to show what it looks like when you don't treat containing your period as an absolute necessity. Here are some pics, because you know you want to look:

Sources: Charlie Edge