[16days_discussion] how can i get off this list?
kristinangeline at hotmail.com
Fri Jun 15 04:36:20 EDT 2007
please take me off your mailing list. thank you very much. -angeline
p.s. if i need to email another address to be removed, please let me know
who i need to contact.
>From: "Audrey Haschemeyer" <bethelwh at cape.com>
>Reply-To: bethelwh at cape.com
>To: "Sadia Hameed" <sadiahameed at hotmail.com>
>CC: 16days_discussion at email.rutgers.edu
>Subject: Re: [16days_discussion] 16 days campaign theme consultation 2007
>Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2007 18:29:40 -0400 (EDT)
>Hi Sadia and All:
> > Consultation on
> > 2007 16 Days Campaign Theme: Demanding Implementation, Challenging
>This looks like a good theme that might help us to focus energy and to
>expose the sources of continuous blockage of women's movement toward full
>equality, including the end of violence.
> > As we begin the consultation
> > for the 16 Days campaign theme, CWGL invites you to share what you feel
>are the most important challenges and obstacles that hinder you/your
>organization from being able to effectively move forward in your work on
>preventing violence against women.
>Our group is recently moving in the direction of Personal Empowerment,
>i.e., building our own strength to deal with a mostly apathetic society
>headed by, at best, a bunch of phony and patronizing officials. If I had
>to give us a slogan for right now, it would be: Personal Empowerment in
>Women's Activism Against Gender Violence.
>For example, we have a significant expansion of pornography going on in
>our area. It is a blatant power play by organized crime, yet the laws and
>courts back it up from the point of view of male power over women. (In the
>U.S. pornography is called "free speech.") We find that women are
>intimidated by it, and by all the other power-over "speech" and practices
>that target women. Strengthening of women to combat this is our direction
>Audrey E. Haschemeyer, Ph.D.
>Task Force on Gender and Cultural Change
>Northampton and Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA
>See www.globalbird.net for Task Force pages
>See www.NoPornNorthampton.org for the pornography issue
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