The last Friday in October is fast approaching and so is the annual Reclaim the Night Action. This year RTN falls on the 26th of October. The 2012 RTN Organising Collective are meeting weekly to organise this years action. If you would like to be involved in organising a city stopping action to raise awareness of sexual violence join the Reclaim the Night Brisbane facebook group for info on meetings and action updates.
Reclaim the Night Brisbane 2012
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Women’s House is turning 40
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Passive voices and men’s violence against women
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Women, Action and the Media
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