How would you respond to sexual assault? For one San Antonio creative writer, there was only one satisfying response. Little did she know, this response would carry a message of hope to thousands of sexual assault survivors and their supporters across the city. Amalia Ortiz founded “Women of Ill Repute: Refute” in 1999 in response to a recent sexual assault at the hands of an acquaintance.
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A San Antonio proposal to cut $1.3 million from programs including domestic violence and correspondingly expand workforce development is “criminally shortsighted,” said District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg.
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REPLAY VIDEO: The 2nd Annual One Billion Rising event at HemisFair Park. Thanks to the underwriting support of the Alice Kleberg Reynolds Foundation, you can watch the live webcast or replay the video anytime after the event right here on this page.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 7 2013 - 12:57pm
REPLAY THE VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast live from San Antonio's HemisFair Park on Feb. 14 as hundreds of people rose up and danced as part of One Billion Rising to demand an end to violence against women.