Monthly Archives: March 2013

BREAKING THE MALE CODE: AFTER STEUBENVILLE, A CALL TO ACTION A Conversation with Jimmie Briggs, Joe Ehrmann, Tony Porter, Dave Zirin. Special Introduction by Peter Buffett, Moderated by Eve Ensler

On Tuesday, March 26th, V-Day and The Nation will present a one night only panel discussion entitled Breaking The Male Code: After Steubenville, A Call To Action. This passionate and timely discussion will feature Journalist and Teacher Jimmie Briggs; President of Coach for America and former football player Joe Ehrmann, A Call to Men Co-Founder […]

Patriarchy Perpetuates Violence

What do the vicious gang rape of a young medical student in India and the crackdown on American Women Religious by the Vatican have in common? One word: patriarchy.  To be sure there is no comparison in terms of brutality or in the outcome; horrific death in the former, male authority and control in the […]