FRIENDS President Marily Mondejar and Julie Soo, president of the Commission on the Status of Women talk about One Billion Rising in this article by Christian Watjen for The Epoch Times
"I will dance for every victim and survivor of social violence in San Francisco and to raise awareness that every woman and girl can live free of fear and violence."
—Marily Mondejar, president, Filipina Women’s Network
San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón speaks (L), while Marily Mondejar, president of the Filipina Women’s Network, and David Chiu, president of the Board of Supervisors, look on, at a press conference at San Francisco City Hall on Feb. 5, 2013, for "One Billion Rising," a global awareness event on Feb. 14 that demands an end to violence against women. (Lear Zhou/The Epoch Times)