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One Billion Rising Maldives, organised by Sangat Sangat alumna and One Billion Rising - South Asia advisor in the Maldives. Check out their event page here: #RiseinSolidarity #1BillionRising Bike Maldives
Studenten van Fontys Hogeschool voor de Kunsten hebben in het kader van One Billion Rising Tilburg, samen met 400 leerlingen van lokale middelbare scholen, een dans opgevoerd op het Pieter Vreedeplein.
Amazing student activists from Fontys Hogeschool voor de Kunsten doing their own original One Billion Rising dance to their original OBR song! Here they are at the main event One Billion Rising Tilburg event Tilburg, Netherlands on 10 February. #1BillionRising #riseinsolidarity
One Billion Rising is the biggest mass action to end violence against women in human history. The campaign 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. That adds up to more than ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS. J...
Salesladies, caregivers, students, child rights advocates staged a flash dance at a popular shopping mall to usher in the #1BillionRising Revolution global uprisings that will peak on 14 February to reaffirm the fight against fascism, imperialism, and neoliberal economic policies and programs that worsen violence against women and children. #RiseInSolidarity
Sharing, Documenting and Streaming Your Risings in 2017 - One Billion Rising Revolution
Around the world activists have begun to RISE in Solidarity Against the Exploitation of Women and we want to world to witness every sight and sound of this extraordinary global action. Be sure to document and share everything you do for in preparation for and at your OBR event. HERE’S HOW! Share your photos, video and audio updates with the global audience using the hashtags #1BillionRising & #RiseinSolidarity.
#RevolutionaryLove is TRENDING on Twitter in the United States! Keep RISING & Sharing and JOIN US in NYC tonight from 6-9 for Artistic UpRISING/Revolutionary Love at Wash Sq Park #1BillionRising #RiseInSolidarity
Kilabalita Feb 14 2017 Rights group joined One Billion Rissing Human rights defenders in Southern Mindanao Region joined thousands of wome...
Rising In Davao Philippines! #RiseinSolidarity #1BillionRising Report from Kilab Multimedia: Rights group joined One Billion Rising Human rights defenders in Southern Mindanao Region joined thousands of women rising in Davao City on its 5th year One Billion Rising for Revolution. Dubbed as Rise and Struggle for just and lasting peace, Jay Apiag of Karapatan-SMR raised hand inscribed with a call 'Hands Off Activists!. In a span of 3 days, grave human rights violation has been committed by state forces to progressive individuals after Defense secretary Lorenzana declared an All-Out War against Reds and Davao Police chief Dubria pronounced that militants are propagandists of CPP-NPA-NDF Apiag said that with the DND's pronouncement, it authorizes the AFP and the PNP to legitimately victimized the activists especially civilians. He also urged President Duterte to go back to the negotiating table and address the root causes of armed conflict.
Share Your #RiseInSolidarity Footage and Photos With Us! - One Billion Rising Revolution
The world is RISING in Solidarity Against the Exploitation of Women and we want to world to witness every sight and sound of this extraordinary global action. Document, film, and share everything you do in preparation for at your OBR Events. Tell the story of what’s happening by sharing your photos, video and audio updates with the global audience! Be sure to tag us and use the official hashtags #1BillionRising #RiseInSolidarity and #RevolutionaryLove in addition to your local hashtags. More tips & tools for filming, documenting and sharing your event here:
Make Valentine’s Day a Day of Revolutionary Love & Resistance! Tell us what that means to you using the #RevolutionaryLove #1BillionRising Then - JOIN US on 14 Feb in NYC for the #1BillionRising event “ARTISTIC UPRISING; A CALL FOR REVOLUTIONARY LOVE”. The rally will feature performances and speeches by many artists and activists, and a ranting box for the audience to use to share their vision, their outrage, their expressions of solidarity. More info & RSVP on the FB Event Page:
February, 14, 2017 Nuns and school children dance and rise in solidarity to end Violence Against Women and Children
For the fifth consecutive year, students and staff at St. Scholastica’s College in Manila rose to end violence against women and girls. This year their RISING call to action declared: "STOP THE IMPUNITY! REVOLT AGAINST WOMEN BASHING, WOMEN SHAMING AND WOMEN BULLYING! DANCE AND END THE GLOBAL PRACTICE OF MAKING WOMEN AND YOUNG GIRLS INTO SEX OBJECTS! RISE IN SOLIDARITY AGAINST THE EXPLOITATION OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN!" READ more about the 2017 Rising on the OBR blog: #RiseInSolidarity #1BillionRising
OPEN ME: All proceeds for the download/stream of "Stronger Together," are being donated to the ACLU. iTunes: Spotify: http://spoti....
"Stronger Together," is about reaching out to people and saying, "I am here for you." Director, Sam Cowan, and I really wanted show that in the video with the dancers reaching their hands out to one another as if to say, "you are okay, we will get through this together." No matter how crazy the world may seem we will always find ways to lift each other up and create a better future." - Artist Kashish Shamsi, who recently appeared at the Artistic UpRising in NYC #RiseinSolidarity #1BillionRising
Witness the World RISING! Follow the global rising online at and continue to share your photos, videos, artistic expressions, and statements using the hashtags #1BillionRising #RiseInSolidarity #RevolutionaryLove
Why does the United States still let 12-year-olds get married?
Fraidy Reiss, founder and executive director of Unchained At Last, a nonprofit that helps women and girls escape arranged and forced marriages writes about their work to end child marriage in the United States. On 14 Feb they have partnered with #1BillionRising for a radical RISING in Albany at the New York Statehouse. Rise in solidarity to end child marriage and forced marriage in New York and across the US. #RiseInSolidarity If you are in the area, we invite you to join the Chain-in: Wearing bridal gowns and veils, activists will RISE with their arms chained and mouths taped, to send a powerful message to legislators: Pass the bill Asw. Amy Paulin soon will reintroduce to end child marriage in New York. More info on the event page:
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