One Billion Rising: ‘It’s like a feminist tsunami’

Since Eve Ensler launched the One Billion Rising campaign to end violence against women she has been repeatedly asked: is it a dance movement or overtly political? A protest or a giant global celebration? Just a few weeks before 14 February, the date that Ensler, activist and author of The Vagina Monologues, designated the “day to rise”, she says: “I’ve never seen anything like it in my lifetime.”

http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2013/jan/28/one-billion-rising-feminist-campaign?CMP=twt_gu

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