AUSTIN: Join us for the January TAASA Mobilizing Men Task Force Meeting

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Mobilizing Men Task Force

A gathering for activists against men’s violence

Join men and women from Austin and the surrounding area who are interested in mobilizing men to stand up against violence. Please register by January 21, 2010.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

WHEN: Friday, January 22, 2010

TIME: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: TAASA Office (6200 La Calma, Suite 110 Austin, Texas)

WHAT: Dude, that’s so gay… Workshop

Facilitated by Morgan J Curtis, TAASA Director of Prevention Programs and Tim Love, TAASA Primary Prevention Specialist

Homophobia exists on a continuum, ranging from demeaning comments to systematic discrimination against people whose sexual orientation is inconsistent with the socially prescribed norm (i.e., heterosexuality). This workshop will explore key terminology related to homophobia, paint a picture of the various ways homophobia manifests, and make the connection between the issues of homophobia and sexual violence.

FEE: FREE! Please register by January 21, 2010. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Space is limited. Please bring material about your effort/organization to share.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Emiliano Diaz de Leon, Primary Prevention Specialist 512-474-7190 ext. 35

Sponsored by the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA)

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