Calendar Janet Jackson on August 1, 8: Accessibility links Skip to main content Keyboard shortcuts for audio player. You've got to get in the perfect position, with the perfect light, which then is shadowed somehow by the mirror and the angle you're at. Can you sing us just a line or two from the chorus? Jane Fonda has explained that her passion for the cause comes from her work with abused girls and from her mother's experience of abuse as an eight-year-old girl. Lifelong social justice activist Ensler says accepting the award was a full-circle moment. Why should anyone be grateful to me?
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Last year it was justice, with events taking place outside court rooms and detention centres, as well as town halls and corporations. I have little faith in dance as a tool of social change. This is a woman, who since her play The Vagina Monologues became a global hit, has used the attention it brought as a platform to campaign on just about everything. Because of the methodology of violence, so many of us have become separate from our bodies. I was watching the protest against the shooting of Freddie Gray in Baltimore in the streets of New York last night and it was really an amazing march.
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The play is my offering. Since that first performance in , the monologue has been available for inclusion in the play through V-Day, the global activist movement that grew out of The Vagina Monologues. So what tangible results has OBR achieved? Thank you so much for having me on with one my role models. Everyone but me appeared to have a wonderful time. And this has become our cage. This monologue is pretty much the way I heard it.
The French wanted to change the title! Topics Eve Ensler The Observer profile. Join us and thanks for much for having me on. Copy and paste the below script into your own website or blog to embed this book. And I was just hoping someone wasn't going to come and shut me down or shoot me, you know? She asked me why I didn't want to please my husband. Our Books Recommended Books.