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1 Billion Rising – Rise, Resist, Unite!
February 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
One Billion Rising (OBR) began as a call to action based on the staggering statistic that 1 in 3 women on the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. With the world population at 7 billion, this adds up to more than ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS.
The 2019 theme is “Rising: From A Campaign, To A Way Of Life,” amplifies that in the face of the global crisis women face amidst capitalism, colonization, racism, imperialism, environmental plunder and war, activism must become a daily practice.
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