One Billion Rising events held citywide to end violence against women

Brooklyn residents were part of a global movement to end violence against women today. One Billion Rising has the support of more than 160 countries,

More than 200 countries are joining in on a global movement in support of women.

More than 200 countries are joining in on a global movement in support of women. (2/14/13)

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Brooklyn residents were part of a global movement to end violence against women today.

One Billion Rising has the support of more than 160 countries, all to spread a message of anti-violence. More than 100 events took place across New York City.

At the Brooklyn Bridge, more than 100 activists joined in the worldwide message through marching and dancing.

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