You are invited to this fantastic free event at the Scottish Parliament on June 14th 2013 to meet inspiring feminists making a change in our society today.
With special guests, Laura Bates from the worldwide phenomenon The Everyday Sexism Project and a representative from the No More Page 3 campaign. You can see the face of feminism today and why the fight is not over yet.
Including brilliant workshops:
‘Yes We Can’: Key campaigns and how you can get involved. – Talat Yaqoob, White Ribbon Scotland, and Liz Ely, Zero Tolerance
‘Fifty Shades of Feminism’: How are women presented in magazines, on TV and adverts? How does this affect us? – Dominic and Emily, Hollaback!
‘That’s What She Said’: The recent growth of ‘Lad’ culture and what it means for women? – Ellie, Scottish Women’s Aid, and Callum, White Ribbon Scotland
‘Make the Rules’: Hear from the women in Parliament and the challenges they have faced. – Kezia Dugdale MSP and Alison Johnstone MSP
‘Love Hurts’: What is violence in a relationship and what role do porn and sexting play? – Kathryn Dawson and Paula Dunn, Rape Crisis Scotland