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Tix on Sale for 2019 Courageous Voice Breakfast with Lindy West!

Tix on Sale for 2019 Courageous Voice Breakfast with Lindy West!

Since 2011, the Courageous Voice Breakfast has celebrated brave leaders who speak truth in the face of hostility. Now more than ever, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon believes it's crucial to harness our collective power and amplify our stories.

Save the date for our largest annual fundraiser on Friday, May 31st in Portland. Click here to secure your seats!

Ferociously witty and outspoken, keynote speaker Lindy West has written empowering essays about her transition from quiet to outspoken feminist, coming of age in a popular culture that is hostile to women (especially fat, funny women) and how remaining silent is not an option for any of us. She is the author of the upcoming essay collection The Witches Are Coming and the memoir Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman, which will debut in March as a Hulu comedy series.

Lindy is the founder of I Believe You, It's Not Your Fault, an advice blog for teens, as well as the co-founder of the reproductive rights destigmatization campaign #ShoutYourAbortion. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, Jezebel, Cosmopolitan, GQ and This American Life.

WHAT: 2019 Courageous Voice Breakfast with Lindy West WHEN: Friday, May 31st (doors 7:30am, breakfast 8-9am) WHERE: Portland Hilton Downtown's Grand Ballroom I, 921 SW Sixth Ave. COST: $125 a person available here

Posted on March 6, 2019 in News.
 
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Save the date for our largest annual fundraiser on Friday, May 31st in Portland. Click here to secure your seats!

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