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Posts Tagged ‘women’s march’

Standing up for women

Wednesday, March 8, is International Women’s Day. It’s also a protest/strike day: A Day Without A Woman. More information can be found here. A day for women to strike. I have given this day, this strike a lot of thought. If I were still in the corporate world I would absolutely take the day off […]


Beaverton Huddle sets up pantry drive

We stood up … We spoke up … We follow up   I mentioned in an earlier post about being part of a Beaverton Huddle. We met for the first time Thursday, Feb. 9 as part of the Women’s March 10 actions in the first 100 days. The idea of the Huddles all over the […]


Food pantry drive

On Thursday evening I was part of a Huddle. I gathered with other women at a coffee shop in Beaverton to define our next steps, and envision how to transform the energy we saw at Women’s Marches into local and national action. Many things and ideas were discussed. It was a really beautiful and empowering experience. […]


Making my voice heard

“We work peacefully while recognizing there is no true peace without justice and equity for all.” I along, with millions of others, around the globe marched and protested last Saturday, Jan. 21. It felt amazing to be surrounded by love, kindness, mutual respect … to feel welcomed, loved and safe. Marches around the globe were peaceful. […]