PRICE OF SILENCE PROMOTIONAL VIDEO

We are an artistic movement founded on the idea of using theatre to be an instrument in the fight for the realization of women’s human rights.

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We Are She: No Soundbites

Co-Artistic Director Jason Jeremias remarks for a grassroots discussion regarding coalition building for women’s rights. Moderator: Can you talk about the rippling of this new wave of feminism and women’s rights… Jason J: First, let me say it’s not rippling, women have always been surging and like the great Palestinian spoken word poet Rafeef Ziadah, “No soundbites.” It has been pointed out …

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#CarryThatWeight

“I’m from ‘Price of Silence’, the global performing arts collective for women’s rights. We are here because campus impunity towards sexual violence is epidemic throughout this country, and it is another component of gender apartheid. We have to confront and get rid of this issue more so we can start teaching boys in college to learn the dangers of misogyny …

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Reyhaneh Jabbari’s Final Message

The world did not love us. It did not want my fate. And now I am giving in to it and embrace the death. Because in the court of God I will charge the inspectors… -Reyhaneh Jabbari Reyhaneh Jabbari the sands of history will spell your name out in the laughter and freedom of girls everywhere. Just days after the …

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Over 60 Organizations Demand Justice For NYC Mom In Open Letter to Mayor

Hon. Bill de Blasio City Hall New York, NY 10007 Commissioner William J. Bratton One Police Plaza New York, NY 10038 Dear Mayor de Blasio and Commissioner Bratton: The undersigned community organizations work with communities in New York City and around the country. We are writing to express our outrage and concerns over the ongoing discriminatory practices of the New …

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Justice for Chaumtoli Huq

Just days ago an article was published by Marie Myung-Ok Lee titled, “Women of Color and the Hidden Trauma of Police Brutality.” Now we are all legitimately angry, and we will exercise our legitimate right to fight back against illegitimate authority in the name of Chaumtoli Huq.  Chaumtoli Huq has stood up for women, and we will stand up for …

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Chaumtoli Huq: A Rally Call Against The Police Brutality of Women

Just days ago an article was published byMarie Myung-Ok Lee titled, “Women of Color and the Hidden Trauma of Police Brutality.” The article relayed the story of Chaumtoli Huq, a human rights lawyer for the New York City Public Advocate’s office, illegitimately arrested, by illegitimate police, with illegitimate perspectives about the strength of women of color. Now we are all legitimately …

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Blurred Lines of Justice: Defining A Culture of Equality for the 21st Century

How do you change society without changing the subparts of how society constructs its social perspective? Whenever there is a case of severe violence against a woman we hear the chants of “No More.” No more rape, no more domestic violence, no more dishonor killings, no more slavery, no more unequal pay, no more. Subsequently, we speak about tougher penalties. …

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Doubtful Rape?

Sorry to interrupt the very pertinent social commentary about the authenticity of Beyonce’s newfound feminism, but it turns out that the two teenage cousins who were raped and lynched in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh this past May weren’t actually raped at all. Well, not necessarily gang-raped as first reported, but rather “doubtfully” raped. Make sense? Now, you can go back to …

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