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Tokyo Rising!

Published: 14 February 2020

“Team Ekoda, a mixed group of students who study Japanese Dance, Theatre Producing, etc, joined and choreographed by EMICHI, Japanese Traditional Dance Duo, dance to Break the Chain to express solidarity to all women and children who suffer, in February 2020 as a part of global campaign One Billion Rising.”…

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We Are RISING

Published: 14 February 2020

Activists, survivors and youth around the globe are Raising the Vibration for #1BillionRising 2020. This is a snapshot of the thousands of One Billion Rising creative resistance events. Risings are taking place during the month of February and leading up to 8 March, #InternationalWomensDay. Over a hundred cities in Italy, Poland, Germany, and the Philippines respectively…

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RISE 2020 Cover Photos Available for Download

Published: 11 February 2020

Spread the word and RISE with these cover photos to use on your social media profiles. Tap and hold, drag and drop, or right click to save these images to your device. And check out our logos and music & video resource pages for other media you can use for…

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SHARING, DOCUMENTING AND STREAMING YOUR RISINGS IN 2020

Published: 10 February 2020

Photo Credit: Kisha Bari Please heavily document your event. We’re especially interested in Photos and Videos Over the past years, on or around 14 February, thousands of Risings took place around the world, in hundreds of cities, in virtually every country on earth. We have made history. In 2020, we RISE…

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V-Rising Season is ON

Published: 8 February 2020

RISE 2020 One Billion Rising activists are taking to the streets across the globe amplifying some of the most pressing issues that intersect with violence against all women and girls (cisgender, transgender, and those who hold fluid identities that are subject to gender-based violence). Risings are Raising the Vibration, amplifying the…

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NEW! Mujer Valiente/Like A Woman Spanish Language Video Released

Published: 8 February 2020 > Mexico

 The video to MUJER VALIENTE, the Spanish language translation of “Like a Woman” by singer songwriter Ryan Amador performed by Kike Jiménez (finalist on The Voice Mexico) and Sean O’Connell (Singer/Songwriter and translator of Mujer Valiente and Spanish Language version of Break The Chain), has been released today! Produced by One Billion Rising…

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ONE BILLION RISING GLOBAL SCHEDULE 2020

Published: 6 February 2020

View the events map at onebillionrising.org/events (all times in event location’s local time)   JANUARY 14, 2020 Lodi, Italy                                                                                                                                 12:15pm FB: One Billion Rising Italia   JANUARY 31, 2020 Kolkata, India FB: One Billion Rising: India/ FB: Jagori Grameen   FEBRUARY 1, 2020 Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar                                                                                                       10:00am…

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WATCH LIVE: Women Workers Rising Action in NYC

Published: 3 February 2020

Today on Monday, February 3rd, in response to Governor Cuomo’s New Year’s Eve announcement that he would enact One Fair Wage – a full minimum wage with tips on top – for all tipped workers except restaurant workers, women restaurant workers and their allies will stage a mass public self-defense…

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WOMEN RESTAURANT WORKERS & ALLIES PROTEST GOV. CUOMO’S EXCLUSION OF RESTAURANTS FROM TIPPED WORKER EXECUTIVE ACTION WITH MASS PUBLIC SELF-DEFENSE TRAINING IN NYC

Published: 3 February 2020

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR: Monday, February 3, 2020 — 12:00pm ET Contacts: (One Billion Rising) Anna Zuccaro | anna(at)unbendablemedia.com (One Fair Wage) Erin Dennis | erin.dennis(at)berlinrosen.com MONDAY 12PM: WOMEN RESTAURANT WORKERS & ALLIES PROTEST GOV. CUOMO’S EXCLUSION OF RESTAURANTS FROM TIPPED WORKER EXECUTIVE ACTION WITH MASS PUBLIC SELF-DEFENSE TRAINING IN NYC…

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Share Your One Billion Rising Footage and Photos With Us!

Published: 1 February 2020

Berlin, Germany. Photo Credit: Kisha Bari We will need the highest resolution files available. Please follow these two simple steps: Go to dropbox.com. If you are new to Dropbox, please create a free account & use the helpful Get Started page to guide you through the uploading and sharing process. After uploading…

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