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South Lake Tahoe Rising 2016

United States > South Lake Tahoe > 1001 Heavenly Village Way > 2015-02-14 > 02:00 pm

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WHAT: RISE FOR THE REVOLUTION FLASHMOB DANCE & DRUM WHO: YOU! Your friends, women, men, children. WHY: To raise awareness on the global epidemic of violence against women WHERE: Heavenly Village, 1001 Heavenly Village Way, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 WHEN: Feb 14th, 2016. Flashmob is at 2pm. Meet at top of parking garage 1:30 to practice dance. You do not need to attend a rehearsal to join, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJQvJNfn0kc to learn the dance then come join us! If you do not feel comfortable dancing, please join us, bring a sign, bring a friend. On V-Day’s 16th Anniversary, 14 February 2016, we are inviting ONE BILLION women and those who love them to WALK OUT, DANCE, RISE UP, and DEMAND an end to this violence. ONE BILLION RISING will move the earth, activating women and men across every country. V-Day wants the world to see our collective strength, our numbers, our solidarity across borders. What does ONE BILLION look like? On 14 February 2016, it will look like a REVOLUTION. ONE BILLION RISING IS: A global strike An invitation to dance A call to men and women to refuse to participate in the status quo until rape and rape culture ends An act of solidarity, demonstrating to women the commonality of their struggles and their power in numbers A refusal to accept violence against women and girls as a given A new time and a new way of being

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SOUTH LAKE TAHOE RISING

We are a collective of individuals calling for an end of violence towards women worldwide. We are dancing and drumming to give a VOICE to this movement.

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