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2014-03-12 23:00:19

JOPEN helps support V-Day LA during the performances of the Vagina Monologues happening Friday and Saturday, March 28 and 29, 2014. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 JOPEN, the world’s premiere luxury pleasure product company, supports V-Day Studio City and their production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues. Performed at the Federal Bar, 5303 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601, Friday and Saturday March 28 and 29th, 2014, the show starts at 8PM nightly and there is...

2012-05-04 06:22:21

Mitchell deemed "Celebrator of New Narratives" in the category "7 Who Catalyze Culture" NEW YORK, May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Paley Center for Media announces that President & CEO Pat Mitchell has been named by Women's eNews as one of the 21 Leaders for the 21st Century 2012 at their Gala Benefit Dinner last night. Chosen from a reader-nominated list, Women's eNews recognized these newsworthy individuals who have demonstrated their commitment to improving the lives...

2012-02-14 07:52:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, V-Day, the global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, founded by Tony Award-winning playwright and activist, Eve Ensler, announced the launch of a new global campaign: ONE BILLION RISING. This year-long campaign, V-Day's most ambitious yet, will culminate on February 14, 2013, V-Day's 15th anniversary, when women, activists and concerned citizens across the world will organize community gatherings to express their...

2012-01-27 23:10:00

V-Day and the Fondation Panzi celebrate the first graduating class of City of Joy in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo Bukavu, DRC (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 Tomorrow, Saturday, January 28, V-Day and the Fondation Panzi (DRC), will celebrate the first graduating class of City of Joy in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). City of Joy, a revolutionary community for women survivors of gender violence, opened its doors to the pilot class of 42 women this summer. This first class has...

2011-11-07 08:00:00

40th Annual Peace Over Violence Humanitarian Awards Dinner Wraps Up October's "Domestic Violence Awareness" Month With A Star Studded Fundraising Gala Honoring Organizations And Individuals Who Have Made A Difference In The Struggle To Eliminate Violence Against Women, Men, Youth And Children Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 07, 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree and famed Playwright Eve Ensler along with Public Service Award Honoree LAPD Chief Charlie Beck joined Peace Over Violence...

2011-08-09 00:00:29

V-Day, the global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, and a committee of Bay area leaders will present an evening with Tony Award-winner and V-Day Founder Eve Ensler on Tuesday, September 27 hosted by the world renowned Grace Cathedral in San Francisco. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 V-Day, the global activist movement to end violence against women and girls, will present an evening with Tony Award-winner and V-Day Founder Eve Ensler on Tuesday, September...

2009-10-06 09:20:00

Proceeds from the Benefit will go toward The City of Joy, a safe house and leadership community under construction in the Democratic Republic of Congo Work donated by renowned artists to be auctioned off at the benefit NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The second annual Women of the Congo Benefit, hosted by a planning committee of women from New York, Connecticut and Long Island, will take place from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. on Tuesday October 20, 2009 at the W New York, 541...

2009-02-14 11:42:26

Movie stars Rosario Dawson and Kerry Washington said at a Beverly Hills, Calif., luncheon that violence against women worldwide should end. Dawson, known for Sin City and Rent, made reference to notable female victims of violence such as singer Rihanna and Jennifer Hudson during this week's V-Day luncheon, People.com reported Saturday. Speaking about Rihanna, who allegedly was assaulted by her singer boyfriend Chris Brown last Sunday, and Hudson, who lost family members in a triple homicide...

2006-08-08 09:12:32

By Paul Majendie EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Some sperm donation clinics invite men to leave a message behind for their unborn child to hear when they are 18. What do they say? That question inspired "The Sperm Monologues," a thought-provoking new play at the Edinburgh Fringe arts festival about the motives behind these video time capsules. James Farrell, the play's director and co-author, explained the process. "This is not compulsory and in the UK messages are written rather than...

2004-11-25 03:00:16

Holistic education centers are shifting focusfrom changing yourself to changing the world TURN ON, TUNE IN, drop out. Timothy Leary's immortal exhortation prompted millions of countercultural baby boomers to turn their energies inward, to explore the inner reaches of their psyches and souls through psychedelics. As psychedelics gave way to other spiritual pursuits, the New Age movement was born, and along with it came a series of holistic educational centers-among them the Omega Institute...