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Spanish Language Version of “Like a Woman” Released

Published: 12 March 2019 > Mexico

“MUJER VALIENTE” SPANISH-LANGUAGE VERSION OF “LIKE A WOMAN” RELEASED RECORDED BY KIKE JIMÉNEZ OF THE VOICE MEXICO AND SEAN O’CONNELL Just out! Kike Jiménez (finalist on The Voice Mexico) and Sean O’Connell – together with One Billion Rising – release “Mujer Valiente” – the Spanish language translation of “Like a Woman”…

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Campesinas Rising Campaign Announced for 25 March

Published: 12 March 2019

#CAMPESINASRISING ON 25 MARCH LED BY ALIANZA NACIONAL DE CAMPESINAS, THE FIRST NATIONAL FARMWORKER WOMEN ORGANIZATION THAT FIGHTS FOR CAMPESINA’S HUMAN RIGHTS Campesinas Rising will raise awareness about and work towards eliminating violence faced by campesina women and girls, in the United States and globally. The idea of Campesinas Rising…

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“LIKE A WOMAN” SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLKIT

Published: 8 March 2019

For FACEBOOK, please repost directly from V-Day’s post if possible/ for maximum views: https://www.facebook.com/vday/videos/266903327570129/ For INSTAGRAM (@one_billion_rising & @vdayorg), download this one-minute clip that can accompany your post. Note: Be sure to click so it’s wide not square + add the very last image in the video as your cover….

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NEW Single/Video out for International Women’s Day: “Like a Woman” Calls In Men to the Movement

Published: 8 March 2019

ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, SINGER/SONGWRITER RYAN AMADOR AND ONE BILLION RISING RELEASE “LIKE A WOMAN” TO CALL MEN INTO THE MOVEMENT See the video at like-a-woman.org In celebration of International Women’s Day, One Billion Rising, the biggest mass action to end violence against all women and girls (cisgender, transgender, and…

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ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY/MARCH 8, SINGER/SONGWRITER RYAN AMADOR PARTNERS WITH ONE BILLION RISING ON THE RELEASE OF “LIKE A WOMAN” TO CALL MEN INTO THE MOVEMENT

Published: 7 March 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tim Rusch/Cristina Escobar, media(at)vday.org ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY/MARCH 8, SINGER/SONGWRITER RYAN AMADOR PARTNERS WITH ONE BILLION RISING ON THE RELEASE OF “LIKE A WOMAN” TO CALL MEN INTO THE MOVEMENT SPANISH-LANGUAGE VERSION SET FOR RELEASE ON MARCH 11 RECORDED BY KIKE JIMÉNEZ OF THE VOICE MEXICO,…

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Letter from more than 600 Afghan women and youths, supported by civil society organisations and public figures including Eve Ensler, Arundhati Roy, Margaret Atwood as part of the Time4RealPeace campaign

Published: 1 March 2019

Over the last 17 years, we have fought to bring women’s voices and interests into Afghanistan’s political, social and cultural institutions, against a backdrop of ongoing violence. We are civilians, teachers, doctors, activists, students and artists who have collectively and individually created space to advocate both for ourselves and for…

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Rhanda Dormeus & Batalá NY Join Rage, Rejoice & RISE; See DISMANTLE Performed LIVE

Published: 22 February 2019 > USA

The Rage, Rejoice and RISE lineup of speakers and performers continues to expand & inspire – we are honored to announce that Rhanda Dormeus, mother of Korryn Gaines and #SayHerName activist, will join us as well as Batalá NY whose drumming is sure to get us dancing in the aisles….

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RISE 2019: From a Campaign to a Way of Life

Published: 17 February 2019

Thousands of Risings calling for an end to violence against all women and girls, led by grassroots activists in every country, are happening around the globe – and will continue through International Women’s Day, 8 March. Rising in the streets putting their bodies and lives on the line. RISING to end sexual…

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JOIN US in NYC: Rage, Rejoice & RISE at Middle Collegiate Church on 2/26/19

Published: 16 February 2019 > USA

Join Us – The evening will be both a calling up and a love note to extraordinary women who are rising in unprecedented ways across New York City, the country, and the world. These may come in the form of a poem, a sermon, a speech, a rant or a…

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Hundreds of girls rose in Kabul to show their resolute determination for change and a violence-free Afghanistan and a peaceful world

Published: 15 February 2019 > Afghanistan

By Promoting Women’s Capability by Education (PWCE) Kabul, Afghanistan Another academic year is ended. Despite enormous problem regarding security, and social restrictions, our educational center funded and supported by OBR has provided around 600 young girls and women the best free opportunity possible to fulfill their dreams. As previous years,…

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