Our Movement Was Made For This Moment {{VDay 2018}}

One out of three women worldwide will experience physical or sexual violence within their lifetime. One in 3.  The statistic alone is terrifying, yet in the wake of #MeToo, The Larry Nassar trial, pussy-grabbing Presidents and Weinstein's 'open secret' in Hollywood, it is no longer that hard to believe. Twenty years ago, when Eve Ensler … Continue reading Our Movement Was Made For This Moment {{VDay 2018}}

A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and a Prayer

  As the second, and final, event of our V-Day events in Arusha, the beautiful V-Day team presented readings from "A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer". The book, edited by V-Day's founder, Eve Ensler, is a powerful collection of writings on the theme of stopping violence against women and girls. The monologues … Continue reading A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and a Prayer

“My revolution begins in the body. It isn’t waiting anymore…” – Eve Ensler 

  Last night I had the privilege and joy of being part of the cast of The Vagina Monologues here in Arusha as part of the incredible worldwide V-Day movement.   Eve Ensler's play is both funny and thought-provoking. From the hilarious moments within "The Flood", "The Vagina Workshop", and "Because He Liked To Look … Continue reading “My revolution begins in the body. It isn’t waiting anymore…” – Eve Ensler 

V-Day 2016 

  For many years I have been a supporter of the V-Day Movement and of Eve Ensler's incredible work bringing the voices and stories of women around the world to the world stage.  In 1998, Eve launched V-Day, a global non-profit movement that has raised over $100 million for groups working to end violence against … Continue reading V-Day 2016 

V-Day 2015 – One Billion Rising

1 in 3 women across the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS. Every February, we rise – in hundreds of countries across the world – to show our local communities and the world what one billion looks like and shine a light on the rampant impunity … Continue reading V-Day 2015 – One Billion Rising