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One billion rising 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 with the world population at 7. About one billion rising one in three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime one billion women violated is an atrocity one billion women dancing is a revolution on. Join the university of colorado boulder, the city of boulder and the boulder valley school district for events related to one billion rising, a global movement to end. Webster leiden campus organizers mobilized fellow students, faculty and women’s groups from the area to dance in unison as a ‘flash mob’ for valentine’s day. With gratitude to v-day and one billion rising activists around the world who rise for v20 with thanks to the activists, filmmakers & photographers, our v-day, one.
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One billion rising activists around the world continue to demand the release of our activist feminist sisters from china -- li tingting, zheng churan, wei tingting. On wednesday, february 14, 2018, and for the fourth consecutive year, women from across cape cod united in solidarity one billion rising | solidarity 2018. With gratitude to v-day and one billion rising activists around the world who rise for v20 with thanks to the read more. Add your name to the billion one billion rising is: a global strike an invitation to dance a call to men and women to refuse to participate in the status quo until rape and rape culture.
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