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Men Are Rising To Stop Violence

Men Are Rising To Stop Violence

Congolese Men Launch A Feminist Group Two dozen men in the Democratic Republic of Congo have launched a group to fight for women’s rights in the region, which has been called the worst place in the world to be a woman. “Women’s rights don’t just affect feminist movements,” the members of V-Men Congo said in a statement announcing the group’s formation. “The stakes...

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Rise Feb. 14th With One Billion Others

Rise Feb. 14th With One Billion Others

WATCH THE FILM ABOUT THE FILM ONE BILLION RISING [9 minutes, 10 seconds] is directed by Eve Ensler and Tony Stroebel, with activists in 207 countries, and is produced by Eve and V-Day. SHARE The One Billion Rising short film is the perfect tool to gain momentum and galvanize your communities to RISE, RELEASE and DANCE on 14 February! SHARE your thoughts about the film, take photos at your...

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Sexual Abuse is NEWS

Sexual Abuse is NEWS

Media Watch is concerned that the current “he said, she said” discussion going on between a parental figure and a daughter is seen as unworthy of news coverage. We believe that it will take men and women working together to bring about an end to rape and child sexual abuse. Sexual violence is a choice, mostly men make. We need more courageous survivors speaking out. . . not less....

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Thanks To To-Wen

This post is from TO-WEN TSENG 曾多聞 Journalist/Author/Mother We link a related post here on this topic of breastfeeding moms here. Below is her letter to the Asian American Journalists Association: Dear AAJA, Spending my entire career life with ethnic media, I often feel that among those news organizations that misrepresent Asian Americans, ethnic media are the worst. It’s ironic, but...

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Political Exposure: the Breast

Political Exposure: the Breast

© D.A. Clarke It is a blazing hot day in August, still and dusty, asphalt starting to melt in the streets…As you walk down the Mall or along the beach, as you toil up a forest path or weed your yard, shirt plastered to your back with sweat, you see men pass by in shorts—just shorts. Now and then you think, in transitory anger, “But it isn’t fair!” Now and then you long...

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