Category Archives: Guided To Safety

2015 ({V})Warrior announced

A ({Vagina})Warrior is a vagina-friendly person of any gender identification who embodies the spirit of equality and empowerment, and assists in the battle to end violence against women. Each V-Season we select an individual in the community we feel represents the … Continue reading

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Stephanie, if your vagina could …

The following video is the seventh and final in a series promoting V-Day Petaluma‘s 2015 production of The Vagina Monologues.  The monologues are stories, written by Eve Ensler, after interviewing over 200 women.  They express the resiliency and sensuality of … Continue reading

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4 days til the ({V})

Yes!  Four days til V-Day Petaluma’s 2015 production of The Vagina Monologues!  Hope you have your tickets!  If not, here are the details … Show Only, advance – $20 (now through noon of show date) from BrownPaperTickets or Fourchette Show … Continue reading

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Katy, if your vagina could …

The following video is the sixth in a series promoting V-Day Petaluma‘s 2015 production of The Vagina Monologues.  The monologues are stories, written by Eve Ensler, after interviewing over 200 women.  They express the resiliency and sensuality of women as … Continue reading

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RESPECT Week: Feb 9 – 13

Did you know that in 2010 Congress designated February as “National Teen Dating Violence Awareness” month?  This silent epidemic – physical, emotional, sexual abuse – impacts one in three teens in a dating relationship.  Congress’ designation was followed by the … Continue reading

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Jane Fonda is RISING for REVOLUTION

Every woman and girl, RISE UP  and state, “This is MY body, my body’s Holy!” Join us Saturday, February 14 for One Billion Rising: REVOLUTION!    

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Mary, if your Vagina could …

The following video is the second in a series promoting V-Day Petaluma‘s 2015 production of The Vagina Monologues.  The monologues are stories, written by Eve Ensler, after interviewing over 200 women.  They express the resiliency and sensuality of women. V-Day … Continue reading

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RISE, WALK & DANCE!

Join us Saturday, February 14, for the 3rd annual One Billion Rising: REVOLUTION! One Billion Rising Revolution is an escalation of the first two campaign stages – One Billion Rising and One Billion Rising for Justice. We’ve danced. We’ve demanded … Continue reading

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Confronting My Abuser & Finding Peace

How I Finally Confronted My Abuser, and Found Peace by Jessica Montoya Two years ago, I stood in front of a crowd of thousands of people at the One Billion Rising in Santa Fe, and I told my story. The … Continue reading

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A Force that can Heal Trauma

The following is another in a series of stories building up to February 14th’s One Billion Rising: REVOLUTION! There’s a Force that Can Heal Trauma, and it’s Not What You Think By Sohini Chakraborty Dance can set you free. It … Continue reading

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