SlutWalk Philadelphia Meeting October 22 SlutWalk Philadelphia will hold an organizational meeting on Saturday October 22, 2011 from 3:30-5:00 p.m. at The William Way Center, 1315 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, in the Philadelphia Room. Please come and give us your thoughts on how the walk in August went, how the next one should go, and […]
Congratulations, SlutWalk Philadelphia! Thank you to everyone who came out and supported the march and rally. We’d like to extend a special thanks to our speakers Aishah Shahidah Simmons, Stephanie Gilmore, Deepa Kumar, Senator Daylin Leach and Qui Alexander. There will be a party this evening at 9 p.m. to celebrate for those 21+ at […]
The Route for SlutWalk Philadelphia’s March and Rally It’s official! Here’s the route for Philly’s first SlutWalk Philadelphia. Come on out and join us Saturday, August 6, 2011. We’ll meet at Kahn Park and proceed to City Hall.
Show Off Your Artistic Sign Making Skills! Join SlutWalk Philadelphia for a poster and sign-making party on Tuesday, August 2nd at Circle of Hope at 8:30 p.m., as we prepare for our march and rally on Saturday, August 6th. Circle of Hope is located in Fishtown at 2009 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125. For information […]
Fundraiser at The Fire A fundraiser is being hosted by The Fire, featuring bands and live music. SlutWalk Philadelphia invites everyone 21+ to come on out and listen to some great music at The Fire, an original music venue at the Philadelphia Bar & Grill located at 412 W. Girard Avenue on Monday night, August […]
Deepa Kumar and State Senator Daylin Leach Join as Keynote Speakers at SlutWalk Philadelphia’s First March and Rally! SlutWalk Philadelphia is excited to announce the addition of two more guest speakers at the August 6th event. State Senator Daylin Leach (D) representing the 17th senatorial district and Professor Deepa Kumar of Rutgers University will join […]
SlutWalk Philadelphia Needs Your Support and Donation! SlutWalk Philadelphia is now set-up to accept donations via PayPal to cover the costs of the walk on Saturday, August 6, 2011. We need to raise $4,000 to cover sound and stage equipment rental costs at Dillworth Plaza, as well as speaker and translator fees. All donations received will […]
FBI Petition Take Action! Rape is Rape A petition demanding the Federal Bureau of Investigation update it’s 80-year-old definition of forcible rape is now online at Change.Org. The petition was started by Ms. magazine after the publication of its article “If a woman isn’t bruised and bleeding, will her rape be counted?“. For background information […]
Because We’ve Had Enough! Walk, roll, holler or stomp with us at SlutWalk Philadelphia on Saturday, August 6th. We’ll meet at Kahn Park at 11th and Pine Streets. At 11:00 a.m. we’ll head to to City Hall, ending at Dilworth Plaza. Make it known that those who experience sexual assault are never the ones at […]
SlutWalk Philadelphia Meeting July 19 Do you want to be involved with SlutWalk Philadelphia? Come join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, July 19th at 7 p.m. at Circle of Hope in Fishtown. Please contact us if you’re interested!
Come Play For and With SlutWalk Philadelphia ATTENTION BANDS AND MUSICIANS: SlutWalk Philadelphia is planning a fundraising show within the next couple of weeks. If you feel like helping an AMAZING movement and showing off your super awesome musical talents then please contact us. We greatly appreciate it!
Activist Qui Alexander will Speak Out! SlutWalk Philadelphia is excited to announce the addition of our third keynote speaker on Saturday, August 6, 2011 after our march and rally ending at Dilworth Plaza. Joining our speakers, Aishah Shahidah Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore, will be LGBTQ community activist Qui Alexander. Qui Alexander Qui Alexander is a […]
SlutWalk Philadelphia March and Rally Saturday, August 6, 2011 SlutWalk Philadelphia will demonstrate against victim-blaming and slut-shaming – a person’s appearance is not the cause of sexual assault – with a march and rally on Saturday, August 6, 2011. We will gather at Kahn Park in Center City (11th and Pine Streets) and step-off at […]
Save the Date for Philly’s SlutWalk Yes! It’s official! The date for SlutWalk Philadelphia is Saturday, August 6, 2011. Details will follow shortly!
SlutWalk Philadelphia Announces Keynote Speakers to Include Aishah Shahidah-Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore SlutWalk Philadelphia is pleased to announce that Aishah Shahidah-Simmons and Stephanie Gilmore will speak at the SlutWalk Philadelphia event. Ms. Simmons is an award-winning independent documentary filmmaker, feminist, lecturer and published writer. Ms. Gilmore is an author, assistant professor of women’s and gender […]
SlutWalk Philadelphia Meeting July 12 The next organizational planning meeting for SlutWalk Philadelphia is held on Tuesday, July 12, 2011. Anyone interested in being actively involved is encouraged to attend. The meeting will be held at the Marion Anderson Recreation Center located at 744 S. 17th Street (between Catharine and Fitzwater Streets) at 7 p.m. […]
Dan Rottenberg is Thinking About R@ping You by Cara Blouin Theatrical Education SlutWalk Philadelphia invites you to attend a special one-time performance of theatrical education at Plays and Players Theater in Center City Philadelphia on this Saturday, June 25 at 10:30 p.m. The production entitled, Dan Rottenberg Is Thinking About R@ping You – An […]
Community Resources Here is a listing of resources including community organizations and online connections you may find useful. If you would like to add a resource, please go to the bottom of the list and complete the form. Thanks!
Petition to Remove Dan Rottenberg as Editor of the Broad Street Review A petition entitled, “Editor Who Blamed Lara Logan for Her Gang Rape Must Go!” is currently online at Change.org – a website providing online tools for grassroots campaigns seeking social change locally and globally. It is calling for the removal of Dan Rottenberg, […]
Date for SlutWalk Philadelphia Originally SlutWalk Philadelphia planned to stage the walk on Saturday, June 18, 2011. SlutWalk Philadelphia will not take place this Saturday. The announcement of a precise date was premature. When we are able to announce the actual date it will be firm. While a large number of cities have been able […]
You Are Why We Need SlutWalk, Dan Rottenberg SlutWalk Philadelphia is a satellite of SlutWalk Toronto, and now Philadelphia appears to have its very own male figurehead spinning our cause into the limelight. Philadelphia’s consciousness is being raised much the way it was in Toronto, more than five-hundred miles away in another country. In Canada,on […]
Theater – One Night Performance Donations Accepted after the Show for SlutWalk Philadelphia A special theater performance is presented at Plays and Players on Saturday, June 25th from 10:30 to 11:00 p.m. This is a public event and donations will be accepted in support of SlutWalk Philadelphia. Performance: Dan Rottenberg is Thinking About R@ping […]
Volunteer and Contribute to SlutWalk Philadelphia! A number of opportunities exist for you to contribute and support SlutWalk Philadelphia. Your involvement makes a difference! Attend a special performance at Plays and Players Theater on June 25, 2011 where you can make a donation. Share your knowledge. Volunteer your time Purchase a piece of jewelry online […]
Jewelry Sale! There is a wonderful opportunity to purchase handmade jewelry and to support SlutWalk Philadelphia at the same time. S & K Awareness Jewelry is graciously offering to donate 25% of the sale of each piece of jewelry purchased to SlutWalk Philadelphia to help defray the costs of the walk. S & K Awareness […]
SlutWalk Philadelphia Meeting June 28 We have scheduled our next meeting for Tuesday, June 28th. If you would like to be involved, please contact us.