Founded in 1974, the Women’s Center was established to:
Dismantle, from a feminist perspective, all forms of oppression, including but not limited to those based on ability, age, class, ethnicity, gender, race, and sexual orientation.
Advocate for an equitable environment free from violence and harassment based on gender, race, and sexual orientation.
Create an anti-racist, non-sexist, queer-affirmative space where all people can feel valued and safe.
Facilitate and strengthen connections among people across lines of difference through programming and educational campaigns.
Integrate an appreciation of Women's Gender and Multicultural Studies across the disciplines.

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

A moment...

I would just like to take this opportunity to express my sadness about Maine and the temporary defeat of marriage equality. I’m simply disheartened…

It’s not over…we’ll keep fighting.

Please attend the Garden State Equality emergency meeting if you are able.

Wednesday, November 4th, all at 7:00 pm:
Regional ramp-ups across North Jersey
Free pizza and soda at every location

Jersey City: Temple Beth-El, 2419 Kennedy Boulevard
Co-presented by JCLGO, Hudson Diversity Action Council,
Hudson Pride Connections

Madison: Drew University, University Center, Room UC 107
Co-presented by Gay Activist Alliance in Morris County,
Drew University Alliance, FDU Straight and Gay Allies

Maplewood: Woman’s Club of Maplewood, 60 Woodland Road
Co-presented by Rainbow Families of Maplewood/South Orange

Montclair: Garden State Equality headquarters, 500 Bloomfield Avenue
Co-presented by BlueWave NJ, Montclair Democratic Committee, Blue Jersey,

Essex DFA, New Jersey Citizen Action, First Congregational Church,
Bnai Keshet, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Montclair

Newark: Liberation in Truth Unity Fellowship Church, 11 Halsey Street
Co-presented by Liberation in Truth UFC Social Justice Center,
Episcopal Diocese of Newark, ACLU-NJ, Newark Pride Alliance,
Newark Essex Pride Alliance

Ridgewood: Christ Church, 105 Cottage Place
Co-presented by Bergen PFLAG, Lutheran Office of Governmental Ministry,
Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry

Thursday, November 5th, all at 7:00 pm:

Regional ramp-ups across Central and South Jersey

Free pizza and soda at every location

Asbury Park: Trinity Church, 503 Asbury Avenue
Co-presented by Monmouth DFA, Ocean Grove United,
Jersey Shore Q Spot, Jersey Shore PFLAG

Collingswood: Garden State Equality office, 583 Haddon Avenue
Co-presented by PFLAG Philadelphia-South Jersey, Out in the Neighborhood,
Rutgers-Camden Outlaws, Rutgers-Camden Democrats, Equality Forum,
Lutheran Office of Governmental Ministry, William Way Community Center

Hillsborough: Temple Beth-El, 67 US Highway 206
Co-presented by DFA Somerset, HiTOPS, GLSEN Central New Jersey

New Brunswick: Christ Church, 5 Paterson Street
Co-presented by New Jersey Citizen Action,
Unity Fellowship Church New Brunswick,
Lutheran Office of Governmental Ministry

Westfield: Temple Emanu-El, 756 Broad Street
Co-presented by Temple Emanu-El,
Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry

Seriously, We need a fucking revolution.

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