Today, on the planet, a billion women – one of every three women on the planet – will be raped or beaten in her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION mothers, daughters, sisters, partners, and friends violated. V-Day REFUSES to stand by as more than a billion women experience violence.
On February 14th, 2013, V-Day’s 15th Anniversary, we are inviting one billion women and those who love them to walk out, DANCE, RISE UP, AND DEMAND an end to this violence. One Billion Rising is a promise that we will rise up with women and men worldwide to say, “Enough! The violence ends now.”
There are several events planned across San Diego County.
Discover more at One Billion Rising.
- One Billion Rising (thesavvysenorita.wordpress.com)
- Join MIGS to rise and dance to end violence against women! (medinstgenderstudies.org)
- One Billion Rising: ‘It’s like a feminist tsunami’ (guardian.co.uk)