1 is 2 Many White House Campaign

Engaging Men: It’s Up to You

“We have a big problem, and we need your help … It’s called sexual assault and it has to stop.” “If she doesn’t consent, or if she can’t consent, it’s rape, it’s assault.” These statements are from the most recent PSA from the Obama Administration’s campaign, 1 is 2 Many, addressing violence against women. It will only take 60 […]

Plan to be Raped: The Michigan Abortion Law

There are times when words feel fruitless; writing them down feels like screaming at the top of my lungs to an empty room. Sometimes, we have to do it anyway. This is one of those times. About a week ago, I read a story which reported that the Michigan legislature was considering passage of a […]

This is Just the Beginning

The air was warm, the sun beaming down, and as I looked to the sky, I knew my sisters and brothers across the globe were dancing with me. There are few moments in time when words escape me; when I can’t quite encapsulate how something made me feel. But the events of February 14, 2013 […]

We Are One

“It can happen anywhere at anytime with anyone and everyone. It’s free. No corporation can control it. It joins us and pushes us to go further. It’s contagious and it spreads quickly. It’s of the body. It’s transcendent.“ – Eve Ensler on V-Day’s campaign, One Billion Rising As most of you likely know, I moved […]

This blank page

This Blank Page

I’m staring at a blank page. And I have to tell you a story. It involves a friend of mine who was recently raped and is trying to find some semblance of justice in this society we live in. She doesn’t have bruises or pictures of injuries; she wasn’t beaten or bloodied. In fact, this […]