In this series, we asked all of you for questions. During our first Gurls Talk event we answered them! Adwoa Aboah answered @jainabaturner question: "Do you think social media breeds self acceptance or jealousy?"
Las Vegas, NV
Walking to chant of:
"Sol-, sol-, solidarite,
Avec les femmes,
Du monde entier"
Los Angeles, CA
@a.j.013 Annabelle Juliani
New York City, NY
San Francisco, CA
Tomorrow is the Women's March, if you can't make it to D.C. there are 616 Sister Marches worldwide to attend.
If you are attending the D.C. here is everything you need to know:
Date: January 21, 2017
Time: Starts at 10am, ends at 5pm
The starting point of the march is at Independence Avenue and Third Street SW near the U.S. Capitol - Here is a map familiarize yourself with it
If you haven't already, register!
Vice created an amazing guide to help you get around D.C. check it out if you are bussing, or riding the metro there.
Here are is our survival march survival guide:
For more information about accessibility at the march visit their site.
We kicked off our first event in Los Angeles, with performances by Lykke Li. Everyone watched the I-D Film out back, enjoyed beverages from Yola Mescal. Adwoa and Yumi spoke at dinner, they inspired us with words of encouragement post election. Everyone helped make our Mission statement video, ate delicious food by Sarah & Sara at Madcapra and we all celebrated with Lykke. Check out the video and some photos from the event below.
Creative direction: Adwoa Aboah, Holly Gore, Heidi Gaudet and Jean Estene
Event: Ed Brachfeld, Christian Adams
Cinematographer: Marianne Williams
Edits: Steph Zenee
Then special thanks to lykke li
And photographer Giselle Hernandez
Delicious meals by Sarah & Sara at Madcapra
Drinks by Yola mescal
GURL STALK In collaboration with model Adwoa Aboah, this interactive, large-scale installation of more than 500 telephones hanging from the ceiling, allows guests to listen to personal stories and revelations about overcoming obstacles from notable women including Cara Delevigne, Tali Lennox, Kyleigh Kuhn, Erica Garner, Karley Sciortino (Slutever), and more. Visitors are then invited to join by picking up a phone and sharing their own experiences.