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One Billion On The Move

1 billionSolidarity to the sisters around the world on the 14 February. Striking, dancing, rising. Inspiring! See the live video feeds & news on One Billion Rising.

Sometimes in our west European homes, with our alleged equality and relative prosperity & financial freedom, we tend to take things for granted. Patriarchy, sexual discrimination, and violence against women and girls are seen as scary myths, or rare occurrences (or so we are told). Even if that were the reality, that would not be good enough. The reality is that the exploitation, violence and abuse directed at women here remains endemic, often unseen, but culturally ingrained. Reasons enough to rise up. See planned Bristol events, or just get out there and DIY! Continue reading One Billion On The Move