Speak Out Survey

Women of Bevolution has partnered with Speak Out Revolution to launch a global survey to collect data from women and non-binary individuals in the brewing and alcohol industry in regards to their experiences with sexism, gender discrimination, harassment, assault and racism. This data will help to support our ongoing efforts to create safe spaces in the industry.Continue reading “Speak Out Survey”

Remember the Brave Voices. Speak Up.

How you can help us spread the word and keep this important conversation going for much-needed change in the beer and alcohol industry. Where do I begin? First off, I spent yesterday icing my sprained ankle and binge watching the last season of The Handmaid’s Tale. Felt appropriate on the day I had planned toContinue reading “Remember the Brave Voices. Speak Up.”

Brave Noise Global Collab Brew Launches To Advocate For A Safe & Discrimination-Free Beer Industry

Brave Noise is advocating for safe spaces and inclusive environments by requesting breweries be transparent with their policies and commit to long-term work. Wednesday, July 7, 2021 – SALEM, MA – Brienne Allan, Brewer at Notch Brewing, announces “Brave Noise,” a global beer collaboration to advocate for safe spaces and inclusive environments by requesting breweriesContinue reading “Brave Noise Global Collab Brew Launches To Advocate For A Safe & Discrimination-Free Beer Industry”

“Waiting it Out” is Not an Option

Haven’t we waited long enough? When I saw a story shared by @EmboldenActAdvance about a male beer industry media professional being asked at the CA Beer Summit “How breweries embroiled in social media controversies should react…He suggested ‘waiting it out’ rather than addressing the issue publicly, regardless of any harm may have been caused toContinue reading ““Waiting it Out” is Not an Option”

Is Angela Working Tonight?

Creating safe spaces for women at bars, breweries, wineries, clubs, restaurants and music venues. When my friends ask me to try a new bar and I’m usually like I’d rather go to one of my standard watering holes this is why. Because I want to feel safe. And I never realized til now why IContinue reading “Is Angela Working Tonight?”

An Open Letter to BrewDog

Signed by over 70 former employees and about 45 who were afraid to share their names. Dear BrewDog, In the last few weeks, we have witnessed what will hopefully be the start of major change in the beer industry. This has been largely down to the brave acts of many people coming forward to tellContinue reading “An Open Letter to BrewDog”

Can The Beer Industry Be Saved?

By Ash Eliot I’ve had what feels like thousands of conversations these past few weeks. While most of my conversations have been with women, I am eager to hear from men. Though several responses I’ve seen and heard feel disheartening. Change seems long ways away. Whether it’s questioning a story shared by @RatMagnet and @EmboldenActAdvanceContinue reading “Can The Beer Industry Be Saved?”

I Am A Craft Beer Casualty

by Rachel Anderson, Co-founder and Co-Owner of Indeed Brewing Company Nobody wants to go back and revisit painful chapters from their past. Let alone do so publicly. But in light of recent allegations against Indeed Brewing Company, and the company’s public request to not brush stories of discrimination under the rug, I feel a responsibilityContinue reading “I Am A Craft Beer Casualty”

Hey Bars & Restaurants, this is what you can do to help drive change in the beer industry

How can bars and restaurants help us change the beer industry? Here are some tips via Jake Clark (@GirlNamedJake)

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

Me – Too: What do I do next?  By: Jessica P. Gomez, Esq.  On August 10, 2021, Andrew Cuomo resigned from his position as the governor in New York in light of sexual harassment and assault allegations. Recently, sexual harassment and assault victims have bravely come forward to confront their attackers, including Bill Crosby, HarveyContinue reading “KNOW YOUR RIGHTS”