In the celebration of a new November 25, Librilla Progressive Union by showing your position to a rejection and denunciation of the most shameful of sex discrimination: violence against women.
This has organized various activities designed to raise awareness to librillanas librillanos and the reasons why it is necessary to remember this day and awareness of the terrible social scourge posed by acts of male violence.
Union members and supporters of Progressive distributed Thursday by Librilla purple ties to make visible that support, and invite librillanas librillanos and adding to the concentration silence in memory of the victims to be held on Friday, November 25 at 20:30 hours on the pedestrian street Murcia.
53 candles will be lit that evening, one for each of the fatalities of the year 2011.
After the concentration recite a poem by local writer Antonio Soto, with whom we will ask all librillanas librillanos and involvement, reminding them that violence against women is a problem for all and all, as we have in our environment nearby, mothers, daughters, sisters and other types of affection to women who are important in our lives and may be subject to abuse.
Moreover, by Librilla Progressive Union wishes to express publicly their dissatisfaction with the Councillor for Women, Social Services and Citizen Participation, by the attitude with respect to the official ceremony organized for this day, imposing reading a manifesto that has not been consulted and consensus with other political groups of the Municipal Corporation nor with other associations and social partners.
"The day when we remember that unfortunately many women are battered and murdered by their partners should have been a day to seek consensus and collaboration on a joint commitment to prevention and awareness among the entire population."
Librilla Progressive Union insists on condemning violence against women and our strong commitment to work towards its eradication.
Source: Unión Progresista por Librilla