Tag: Caribbean

Solidarity March Partner Highlight: DJ Ampero

Six days ’til the regional solidarity march! Seven marches in seven countries in the Caribbean will #ReclaimOurStreets from sexual violence. Hollaback! Bahamas has a great afternoon planned, from the march starting at Potter’s Cay to the speaker line-up and free workshops on The Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts grounds on Mackey Street. We’re creating … Continued

Reclaim Our Streets: Saturday, March 11 at 2pm

On Saturday, March 11 at 2pm, seven marches in seven Caribbean countries will bring hundreds of people together to break silence on sexual violence. The Bahamas march will begin at 2pm, starting from the Potter’s Cay parking lot west of the Paradise Island bridge, travel south on Mackey Street, and end at The Dundas Centre … Continued

#LifeInLeggings Story

#lifeinleggings When police officers can ask you personal information, unwarranted, whilst entirely ignoring the existence of your male coworker beside you DESPITE your constant mention of his name as a reminder. Makes it quite obvious you are interested in me and your potential to have me. You don’t need my name. You don’t need my … Continued

An Open Letter to Caribbean Men, From Caribbean Women

We’ve come across this letter by Patrice Daniel a few times in the past few weeks, and think it’s time to share it with you. Dear Caribbean men, We do not have to smile for you. Our smiles are our own. Our lips are our own, and our smiles are a celebration of our happiness. … Continued