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Rising beyond the sexes

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Violence Against Women-In line of the gang rape of an Indian girl in a public  bus in india that sparked protests, Gabriella women's party launches One Billion Rising campaign, to address the worsening cases of violence against women and children throughout the world, which will culminate on February 14, 2013.  MARIANNE BERMUDEZ/ INQUIRER

Graduating student James Relativo admitted to not being good at dancing, and his female friend even made fun of him for it. Yet, he knew he had to join her and 50 other members of the University of the Philippines-Diliman community in dancing to the tune of One Billion Rising recently.

Posted: February 19th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Protest dancing in key cities on Valentine’s Day

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Thousands of women and men plan to spend Valentine’s Day not on romantic dates but dancing on the streets in key cities all over the country to call for an end to violence against women.

Posted: February 11th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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