NYC EVENT! The State of Female America 11/27
Join us for a special evening moderated by Laura Flanders (GRITtv) and featuring Kimberle Crenshaw (UCLA School of Law), Eve Ensler (V-Day), Karen Higgins (National Nurses United), Ai-Jen Poo (National Domestic Workers Alliance), and others as we discuss how inequality and public policy affect violence against women, and celebrate those who work towards systemic change.
WHAT: THE STATE OF FEMALE AMERICA
WHEN: Tuesday, November 27. Doors: 6:30pm, Program: 7pm
WHERE: Cooper Union, 7 East 7th Street, NYC
TICKETS: $10 general admission* Purchase here >
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For more information on Emotional Creature, please visit emotionalcreature.com
WATCH: Members Of The European Parliament Are RISING!
How important is ending violence against women? We asked four members of the European Parliament why they are RISING with us on February 14 , 2013 for One Billion Rising.
Check out the videos by Ulrike Lunacek (Austria), Michael Cashman (UKNA), Ana Gomes (Portugal), And Sirpa Pietikainen (Finland) HERE >
The Vagina Monologues On Tour in the UK
The UK tour of The Vagina Monologues is running through December 2012, starring Vicki Entwistle, Clare Buckfield, Haley Tamaddon and Helen Darbyshire.
The Vagina Monologues opened in the West End in 2001 to great acclaim and ran for 2 years playing both The Ambassadors Theatre and The Wyndhams Theatre. Since then the show has toured nationwide to be seen by over 40,000 people each year. Since 2001 the West End and touring productions of The Vagina Monologues have raised over £300,000 helping girls and women in this country to overcome abuse, rape and violence.
For details & information about tickets and tour stops, go to vaginamonologues.co.uk >