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Sheroes and Legends TRIBUTE: Madame Vangie Buell

  • February 23, 2019
  • 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Piedmont Gardens • 110 41st Street in Oakland, CA
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Sheroes and Legends TRIBUTE: Madame Vangie Buell

Please join FWN for Afternoon Tea with Madame Evangeline (Vangie) Canonizado Buell, Sheroes and Legends Awardee 2012, Activist, Award-Winning Author, Musician, Powerful Storyteller, domestic violence survivor, FWN's Vagina Warrior 2004 and one FWN's 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the United States 2007.Madame Evangeline (Vangie) Canonizado Buell, Sheroes and Legends Awardee, Activist, Award-Winning Author, Musician, Powerful Storyteller, Vagina Warrior and one FWN's 100 Most Influential Filipina Woman in the United States


Hear Madame Vangie's story of what it was like growing up as a Filipina woman in the United States; the discrimination, the harassment, the rules of what to wear, her experience of not being allowed to go to school (and how she navigated those rules), and how she endured signs such as "Positively No Filipinos and Dogs Allowed" in restaurants and public places.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEHc4fTpweA


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