This month we’re meeting on the second Friday to celebrate #InternationalWomensDay2019. We’ll begin the meeting with some chapter updates before diving into an IWD 2019 presentation, a film viewing, and a Women’s History trivia challenge. Please feel free to bring movie snacks and order yourself a beverage from the bar.
Here's the tentative meeting agenda:
I. Welcome and Introductions
II. Chapter Updates
III. Brief Overview of IWD
a. What is International Women’s Day?
b. Why are we celebrating it?
c. Brief discussion of the #balanceforbetter theme
IV. Explaining the Problem
a. Workplace discrimination
b. Cultural discrimination
c. Gender-based and sexual violence
d. What we mean when we say “rape culture”
V. Connections to the ERA
a. Brief refresher on Equal Rights Amendment
b. Connections to Democrats Abroad
VI. Watch the ERA Documentary
VII. Discussion on the documentary
VIII. Women's History Trivia*
*I know, we played trivia last time too. This happened to be in the plans for the IWD event, and we'll change it up next time.
IX. Make IWD posters and selfie cards
If you have an item to add to the agenda, please send an email to DAG-Stuttgart@democratsabroad.org
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