Help In Other Words Stay Open for Another Year! #SaveIOW

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Greetings Feminist Community! We’re excited to announce the launch of another Indiegogo crowd fundraiser. Please donate if you can and share our fundraiser (http://igg.me/at/8f58kQuAeSU) with your networks! We’re a volunteer run, non-profit community center, feminist book store, and radical organizing space that has been …

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10% Tuesdays at She Bop during January 2016

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Everyone’s favorite sex toy boutique, She Bop, is at it again and partnering up with In Other Words for the fifth year in a row. Every Tuesday in the month of January 10% of all sales will be donated to In Other Words …

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Thank you for an inspirational year of growth- let’s keep going!

Center News | In Other Words Staff|

Dear Fierce Feminist Supporter of In Other Words, A year ago we reached out for your support. Today, because of you, our feminist community center continues to exist!   In October we celebrated our 22 birthday. The lending library and bookstore still open eyes …

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Point scholarship for LGBTQ college students

Feminist Organizations | In Other Words Staff|

The application for the 2016 Point Foundation Scholarship is NOW OPEN! Point Foundation (Point) is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students of merit. Point promotes change through scholarship funding, mentorship, leadership development, and community service training. …

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T-Shirt Design Contest (7/24-7/31): Calling All Creative Feminists!

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Passionate about feminism and creativity?  Want to create something that supports the cause, that you will see worn all over Portland by only the most awesome people, and that captivates all passersby so they will yearn to know more about their local feminist …

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Fight Osteo-oppression of Women (and Men)! Strong Feminists Need Strong Bones.

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National Osteoporosis Month has just ended but osteo-oppression (oppression by osteoporosis) has not, which is why we need to keep putting the word out that strong feminists need strong bones.  According to American Recall Center, a wonderful site dedicated to recall and health safety information, …

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Portland Trans Pride March 2015 Endorsement

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In Other Words is excited and proud to be an official endorser of the Trans Pride March 2015! This rally and march is taking place this Saturday the 13th at 2PM in the South Park Blocks. The theme is “Trans Acceptance Is Life …

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Pedalpalooza: Feminist Superhero Bike Ride!

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“Let me tell you what I think of bicycling. I think it has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world. I stand and rejoice every time I see a woman ride by on a wheel.”  –Susan B. Anthony, 1896 …

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A new model at In Other Words

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 HELLO THERE, FEMINIST COMMUNITY! The last few months at In Other Words Feminist Community Center have been a wild (and probably pretty confusing) feminist rollercoaster of transitions and changes. Thank you for the groundswell of support during our fall 2014 fundraising campaign, which …

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Portland Feminist Meet Up: April 2015 recap!

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Bring Your Own Brunch (BYOB) Portland Feminist Meet-up is a discussion and community-building gathering for feminists in the Portland Metro Area. Each month is a different discussion topic, and each month brings new refreshing feminist energy to In Other Words.  The gatherings have …

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