Category Archives: volunteers

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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Smart Move, UC Berkeley!

Cal Consent Campaign Posters Remind You Halloween Costumes Aren’t An Excuse To Be Rapey by Tyler Kingkaide HuffPost A student-driven campaign at the University of California-Berkeley is reminding people on campus that no matter how revealing a Halloween costume might … Continue reading

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MANGINA – Reclaimed & Redefined

V-Day Petaluma events were an inspiration for many a conversation this year, including letters to editor and guest commentaries in area publications.  More often than not, dialog was constructive and motivating.  On a rare occasion it became a bit confrontational.  … Continue reading

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RISE with Us BROTHERS

Violence against women hurts everyone, including men – it’s a HUMAN issue.  We invite our brothers to take up this cause of ending violence against women and girls, and be free from the limiting structures of our modern definition of … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Champ Jarvis Green Joins The Revolution!

This Sunday, the Super Bowl will be played in New Orleans, and 110+ million TV viewers from around the world will tune in to what will most likely be the most watched American television broadcast of the year. As we … Continue reading

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Announcing Our 2013 ({V})Warrior

Being a Vagina Warrior “means developing the spiritual muscle to enter and survive the grief that violence brings and, in that dangerous space of stunned unknowing, inviting the deeper wisdom.” – Eve Ensler Petaluma resident Lori Burleson has been chosen as our … Continue reading

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Who Is Our Vagina Warrior?

We are now accepting nominations for our 2013 Vagina Warrior! Being a ({V}) Warrior means “developing the spiritual muscle to enter and survive the grief that violence brings and, in that dangerous space of stunned unknowing, inviting the deeper wisdom.” – Eve Ensler … Continue reading

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