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[[File:Th_party_logo.jpg|200px|thumb|right|Transhumanist Party (UK) logo]]
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[[File:Th_party_logo.jpg|200px|thumb|right|Transhumanist Party (UK) logo]]  
'''H*''' are the characters featured in the logo of [[Transhumanist Party (UK)]]
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'''H*''' are the characters featured in the logo of [[Transhumanist Party (UK)]] and [[Transhumanist Party Australia]].
  
It is considered an alternative synonym for [[transhumanism]], similar to [[H+]] and to a lesser extent [[∞]].
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It is considered an alternative synonym for [[transhumanism]], similar to [[H+]].
  
 
=== Choice of H* instead of H+ ===
 
=== Choice of H* instead of H+ ===
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The “+” in “h+” contravenes a rule against ticks or crosses in UK party symbols.
 
The “+” in “h+” contravenes a rule against ticks or crosses in UK party symbols.
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The substitution of '*' for '+' was a step to respect this legal rule.
  
 
[[Category:Transhumanism]]
 
[[Category:Transhumanism]]
 
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[[Category:Transhumanist iconography]]

Latest revision as of 12:31, 1 March 2016

Transhumanist Party (UK) logo

H* are the characters featured in the logo of Transhumanist Party (UK) and Transhumanist Party Australia.

It is considered an alternative synonym for transhumanism, similar to H+.

Choice of H* instead of H+

The Transhumanist Party (UK) was informed by the Electoral Commission in the UK that

The “+” in “h+” contravenes a rule against ticks or crosses in UK party symbols.

The substitution of '*' for '+' was a step to respect this legal rule.