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One Billion Rising: Whose Dance Is This?

The One Billion Rising Campaign was observed for the second time today. Launched on Feb 14, 2013, it is a global campaign that hopes to increase awareness about violence against women, by inspiring people to take a break from their … Continue reading

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Recognizing The Hegemony Within

Feminist movements are not without their share of racial and ideological dominance. Recently a few activists left the One Billion Rising Campaign because the movement did not accommodate their politics. We appreciate Eve Ensler’s efforts, and stand by the idea … Continue reading

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Being Eve

This Sunday, ASAP’s Coordinator Suchitra Dalvie and Assistant Coordinator Shilpa Shroff heard Eve Ensler talk at a local event organized to promote the One Billion Rising Campaign. Dr. Dalvie writes about the event, and the upcoming campaign.   “When you bring consciousness … Continue reading

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Shall We Dance?

If you are planning to dance on Feb 14, 2013, don’t let it be a quiet waltz to the tune of surrender. Instead, swing to the music of rebellion that will be blaring across the world. Yes, rise up and … Continue reading

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