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Rally Raises Violence Awareness

Christy Johnson recently wrote about a rally to raise violence awareness in Ohio. I include an excerpt: The struggle to end domestic violence and rape led students, faculty and community members to the 3rd annual “Take Back the Night” rally and march Saturday. Approximately 100 men and women headed to the lawn near University Hall… Read More

Take Back The Night

The phrases “Reclaim The Night” and “Take Back the Night” refer to international marches and rallies intended as direct action and protests opposing forms of violence against women such as rape. It originated with the radical feminist movement. The term “Take Back the Night” comes from the title of a memorial read by Anne Pride… Read More