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”
Category Archives: Advocate
“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”
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”
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.
Where Are Our Male Allies?
For the past few days, me and several other women within my network have been strategizing on what to do next, pulling together resources, doing outreach, sharing everything we can on social media and trying to figure out who can help us ensure this #BrewToo movement receive’s mainstream attention so change actually happens. Personally, IContinue reading “Where Are Our Male Allies?”
“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”
Sexism in the Beer Industry
Hey, Ash here. When I started Women of the Bevolution, I was still only a year or so into the beer world after leaving my record label and entertainment career of 10+ years. Working in the music industry though I am grateful to have had two amazing and strong female bosses during that time, itContinue reading “Sexism in the Beer Industry”