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ARTISTIC UPRISING is Saturday Night in NYC, Will You Be There?

JOIN US as we usher in this year's RISING with global artists, activists and performers. DANCE! DRUM! RISE REVOLUTION!

Time is running out to get your tickets to the one-night-only ARTISTIC UPRISING, Saturday 7 Feb, at the Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC. A Revolutionary evening of Performance & Slam Poetry, DANCING, Music, & Activist Inspiration: Maya Azucena, Batala NYC, Betty, Ted Bunch, Climbing PoeTree, Kimberlé Crenshaw, Christine Schuler Deschryver, Asali Devan Ecclesiastes, Eve Ensler, Saru Jayaraman, Gina Loring, Morley, Emma Myles, Kathy Najimy, Thandie Newton, Agnes Pareyio, Sunni Patterson, Streb, Swoon, Saidah Baba Talibah, Karabo Tshikube, Monique Wilson, Y3K, Jaha Zainabu, Zoya and more to be announced.

Here's a Sneak Peek of what the evening has in store >

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It's time to talk Revolution and RISING on TV!

Eve will be on The View this morning sharing the latest updates from the ONE BILLION RISING campaign including RISE FOR THE RAISE with a special appearance by ROC UNITED's Saru Jamayaran.

Last night, Eve appeared on The LAST WORD with Lawrence O'Donnell on MSNBC.

On Friday, Christine Schuler Deschryver will appear on CNN to talk about City of Joy and the One Billion Rising activities in Congo.


ACTION: "Justice Is What Love Looks Like In Public: RISE FOR THE RAISE on 13 February with ROC United

We are escalating our RISE FOR THE RAISE efforts! On Friday, 13 February, in partnership with Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, we are showing our love in public for restaurant workers, and bringing attention to the poverty wages and lousy employment practices at the largest full-service restaurant corporation in the world Darden Restaurants.

LEARN more, PLAN an action in your community >


READ Our Latest Press Release: Activists Across the Globe Mobilize for One Billion Rising: Revolution Campaign

With the tagline "Drum, Dance & Rise," women, men and youth will plan, lead, and participate in actions, dance, political and artistic events, and rallies - or Risings - in hundreds of countries on (and around) the date of February 14th to highlight, spark, and mobilize artistic and community-based initiatives to bring in the new revolutionary world of equality, dignity, and freedom for all women and girls...

READ the full release >


"Building to One Billion Rising Revolution" Series Continues with The Huffington Post

Activists Fartuun Adan, Nakima Jones, Khushi Kabar and Rosi Orozco share their stories of Revolution. Keep up with the extraordinary activists who embody the creative radical shift in consciousness required to bring about CHANGE.

- "My Husband Was Murdered – But It Gave Me The Strength To Save My Country's Girls" by Fartuun Adan

- "I Serve Your Fast Food and I'm Fighting To Survive. Want To Hear My Story?" by Nakima Jones

- "I Have Seen the Secret of How Women Can Transform Their Lives. Here's How" by Khushi Kabar

- "I Watched Traumatized Women Fight Back – and Transform My Country" by Rosi Orozco


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