Report by Adi Gevins of KPFA of the first Take Back the Night march in San Francisco on November 4, 1978. Three thousand women marched along Broadway as part of the Women Against Violence in Pornography and the Media conference. Features interviews with people on the street, as well as excerpts of speeches by artist Suzanne Lacy, who organized a performance for the march; writer and activist Andrea Dworkin; and Holly Near performing her song, Fight back.
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