Women from all over Los Angeles will take part in a V-Day Flash
Mob today, Feb. 14 at 4:30 pm outside Barnes and Noble at the corner of Third
Street Promenade and Wilshire in Santa Monica.
It is part of the “One Billion Rising” initiative that calls
for a stop to violence against women and girls based on the staggering
statistic that one in three women on the planet will be beaten or raped during their
At the flash mob, women will join activists, writers,
thinkers, celebrities, women, and men across the world as they express their
outrage, demand change, strike, dance, and rise in defiance of the injustices
women suffer, demanding an end at last to violence against women.
To learn more about the organization, visit www.onebillionrising.org.
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