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How to Support Survivors & How to Heal From Past Trauma

A conversation with Dr. Colleen Cira of the Cira Center, a team of behavioral health specialists who focus on trauma and women’s health. In May 2021, Dr. Colleen Cira reached out to WOTB after seeing the flood of stories being shared by Brienne Allan @RatMagnet and offered to provide mental health resources to women whoContinue reading “How to Support Survivors & How to Heal From Past Trauma”

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”

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”

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”

Male Allies, this is how you can help!

Silence is not an option. We need our male allies to stand with us and speak up. Announce that you stand with us. Read and share our stories. Work with us to advocate for change and create a safe and equal environment for us. Thank you Jake (@GirlNamedJake) for putting the below together. Please share.

“And I Say Let It Burn” by Tessie Warnecke, Head of Coffee for Modern Times Beer

May 18, 2021 Regarding the gender discrimination and sexual assault stories being shared by women who work in craft beer that’s shaking up the industry. In October of 2019 I sat in my apartment in San Diego refreshing multiple tabs: fire maps, wind maps, twitter feeds with hashtags of #Healdsburgfire, #kincadefire, #chalkhillroad, #highway128, #calfire, etc.Continue reading ““And I Say Let It Burn” by Tessie Warnecke, Head of Coffee for Modern Times Beer”

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