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One Billion Rising - From a Campaign to a Way of Life

  • Ashé Cultural Arts Center 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)

Free and open to the public.

"We are living in a time of upheaval and transformation!"Let's work together to flip that script!

Sisters in the Name of Love want you to join us as we Rise! Resist! Unite! Participants will be involved in story circles, conversations and movement. Treat yourself to body work, get self-defense tips, and hear stimulating poetry. Lunch will be served. Call (504) 569-9070 for more information.

One Billion Rising is the biggest mass action to end violence against women in human history.  The campaign, launched on Valentine's Day 2012, 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

Earlier Event: February 15
The Vagina Monologues
Later Event: February 16
The Vagina Monologues