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The past couple of years have been marked by periods of urgency and awe for social justice minded folks in the US. We were spurred into action with the rise in hate crimes documented by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) in 2016 and filled with hope and joy as #metoo went viral in 2017. In... (more)
People’s Justice League launched it’s Safer Spaces Campaign in November 2013, training area bartenders and other service providers to recognize early warning signs of potential sexual assault and to step in as active bystanders to prevent assaults from occurring. Director, Sarah Fick,... (more)
Our Director, Sarah Fick, was honored to be among those who spoke at the Black Lives Matter in Appalachia Rally hosted by Caitlyn McDaniel and Melissa Wales, held on Monday, February 20, 2017, on the Ohio University campus. Here is the transcript of her speech in full: My name is Sarah. I was born... (more)
On the morning of Saturday October 8, 2016, student and community activists gathered in the basement of United Campus Ministry before making the short trek together to let their disgust with institutionalized Rape Culture at Ohio University be publicly known. Wearing shirts bearing messages such... (more)