Rise for Climate Justice, Eve Honored at Absolute Brightness Off-Broadway, & Her Story Webseries
RISE For Climate Justice On Monday, 29 September
One Billion Rising is joining grassroots activists, Indigenous leaders, business leaders, scientists, policy makers, farmers, academics and culture-shapers in collaboration to RISE for Climate Justice! Women's Earth and Climate Action Network is organizing the Global Women’s Climate Justice Day of Action for Monday, 29 September.
Join us and women worldwide in organizing decentralized local actions – from marches & sit-ins, to educational workshops, art displays, and tree plantings. We are demonstrating the diversity and strength of the women’s climate justice movement, and calling for our voices are brought to the forefront of upcoming UN climate negotiations.
PLAN your action on (or before) 29 September! Actions can range from simply creating a sign and taking a photo displaying your climate message, to putting up a solar panel, planting a tree, to marches, sit-ins, educational events, art projects, etc.
NYC: Special "Absolute Brightness" Ticket Offer; Eve To Recieve Award
Special Ticket Offer from the producers of The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey:
"We'd like to invite you to a special night of theater and celebration in honor of Eve Ensler. Join us on Wednesday, September 23rd at 8pm at The Westside Theatre for a performance of The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey, written and performed by James Lecesne, immediately followed by the presentation of The Absolute Brightness award to Eve Ensler. The award, previously awarded to LGBT civil rights hero Edie Windsor and Tony Award winning actor and activist Alan Cumming, is given to a unique individual who is a shining beacon in their community, and an inspiration to live as your truest self. As a member of the V-Day community, we'd like to extend a special offer for you to share in this night with Eve. Purchase a ticket to Absolute Brightness and bring someone to the show who helps you live as your truest self for free."