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Take Back the Night

April 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Tentative Agenda:

6:30 ?????? Gather
?8:15??????? Closing and Candlelight Vigil

 

TAKE BACK THE NIGHT MARCH
The 28th Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Take Back the Night brings awareness of the ongoing problems of sexual violence in our community. Join us on April 20, 2017 to become part of the solution, part of the end to sexual violence.

 

SHATTER THE SILENCE, SPEAK OUT
An Open Mic opportunity to let your voice be heard in speaking out about sexual violence. *Please respect participants during Speak Out by not filming/audio recording at that time.

 

CANDLELIGHT VIGIL Candles will be passed out during the Speak Out.? The participants are encouraged to carry the candles during the walk back across the river.? We walk in silence to remember the lives lost to violence.

 

THE CLOTHESLINE PROJECT The Clothesline Project is a visual display that bears witness to the violence against men, women, and children. Survivors of violence decorate shirts in triumph of their experiences.? Friends & Family of victims who have died because of violence decorate shirts in memory of their loved one.? We display the shirts to educate our community about the effects of violence.

The shirts are color coded to show the form of abuse and whether the victim survived.
* White ? Died because of violence
* Yellow/Beige ? Battered/Assaulted
*? Red/Pink/Orange ? Rape/Sexual Assault
*? Blue/Green ? Incest/Sexual Abuse
?*? Purple/Lavender ? Sexual Orientation
?*? Black ? Political Reasons

 

 

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Date:
April 20, 2017
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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