Shows featuring Christine Schuler Deschryver

  • Eve Ensler on New Memoir & Confronting Gender Violence with Congolese Activist Christine Deschryver Ensler-deschryver
    Eve Ensler is the award-winning playwright and creator of "The Vagina Monologues" and V-Day, a global movement to stop violence against women and girls. V-Day, in turn, gave rise to One Billion Rising, a Feb. 14, 2013, event urging women and men to "strike, dance, rise" against violence. Ensler is out with...
    June 25, 2013 | Story
  • “There is a Women’s Spring Beginning”: Playwright Eve Ensler and Congolese Activist Christine Schuler Deschryver on Gender Violence in Congo Vday_button
    A newly published study in the American Journal of Public Health estimates more than two million women have been raped in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 2006. But women’s advocates say there is also positive news coming from the DRC. The group V-Day, a global movement to stop all forms of gender-based violence,...
    June 07, 2011 | Story
  • Clinton Unveils US Plan to Combat Sexual Violence in Visit to Eastern Congo Clinton-drc-web
    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton met with survivors of violent sexual assault in the war-ravaged eastern Congo city of Goma in the first-ever visit by a high-level American official to the area. The staggeringly high number of rapes in the DRC have doubled and in some cases tripled since the deployment of a US- and UN-backed Congolese army force in January. We speak with Congolese human...
    August 12, 2009 | Story
  • MOON AND THE REPUBLICAN RIGHT
    Amid the sound and fury of all the allegations of foreign influence peddling rocking the Democratic Party and the Clinton White House, one of Washington’s biggest foreign money players has eluded almost any mention in the mainstream media. That could be because the Reverend Sun Myung Moon and his Unification Church own one of Washington, DC’s most influential, and right-wing...
    August 13, 1997 | Story