One Billion Rising

One In Three Women On The Planet Will Be Raped Or Beaten In Her Lifetime.

Valentine’s Day, this Thursday, One Billion Rising is inviting one billion women and those who love them to gather at event to demand an end to this violence.


  • A global strike
  • An invitation to dance
  • A call to men and women to refuse to participate in the status quo until rape and rape culture ends
  • An act of solidarity, demonstrating to women the commonality of their struggles and their power in numbers
  • A refusal to accept violence against women and girls as a given
  • A new time and a new way of being

Find an event to join in your area.