1. The U.S. Capitol Building’s lawn was covered with over 100 red quilts on Saturday, March 1st.
2. The event is a part of The Monument Quilt project and was organized by FORCE, an organization dedicated to “upsetting rape culture.”
3. The goal of this project is to create a public space for victims of rape and assault to heal.
10. “We are creating a new culture where survivors are publicly supported, rather than publicly shamed.”
Learn more about The Monument Quilt and how to share your own story.