Describe how social justice movements align with the movement to end sexual violence.
Identify resources on connecting work to end sexual violence with other social justice movements.
Describe one action to take that will advance connecting the movement to end sexual violence with another social justice movement.
Solidarity across various social justice movements advances our collective goal: a fair and just world, a world free from violence. Social justice movements such as LGBTQ+ equity, racial equity, economic justice, health equity, immigrant justice, and reproductive justice are connected to the movements preventing and ending sexual violence. This session will provide pathways for engagement with allied movements, and strengthen the capacity of our communities to prevent and intervene in sexual assault by addressing root causes that create the conditions for violence and oppression.
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