Spring Series 2018
|Men Supporting #MeToo:
Taking Action to the Next Level
Through the #MeToo movement, the voice of survivors of sexual harassment have been loud and powerful. The #MeToo movement provides an opportunity to organize and mobilize men and boys, as active agents of change. This webinar series will explore current community-based efforts to rise to this challenge and some of the lessons learned from these efforts …
Participants will come away with new concepts and concrete examples that can be employed immediately. This series will build on what the NAMEN members have already been doing to address the issues brought up by #MeToo and explore ways to strengthen this work together.
Throughout this series we will focus on strategies to take these efforts to the next level, what policy and political action can be harnessed from men and boys who support #MeToo.
In addition, participants will be invited to join a facilitated, ongoing practice community to encourage and promote these kinds of efforts and encourage networking and resource sharing
With a series of four sessions, we will cover:
An ongoing discussion group will be offered.
Alan Heisterkamp, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Fall, IA
Magaly Marques, Consultant, Los Angeles, CA
Rus Funk, Consultant, Author, Louisville KY
Chuck Derry, Gender Violence Institute, Clearwater, MN
Craig Norberg-Bohm, Consultant, Campaigns, Boston MA
Laxman Belbase, Global MenEngage Alliance, Wash DC
Toby Fraser, Lutheran Settlement House, Philadelphia PA