Ban Rock For Life From Attending Vans Warped Tour
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"Rock For Life" is a non-profit, pro-life organization that has been attending Vans Warped Tour for the past few years, spreading conservative propaganda, promoting all lives matter, and urging people to support restriction on women's reproductive rights. They openly denounce Planned Parenthood, provide FALSE scientific information to increase guilt, and shame women who have gotten abortions. I have tried to reach out to Warped and gotten no response, so after consulting with my friends and the scene, as well as an attending band, War On Women, I decided to make this petition. Hopefully Vans Warped Tour and Kevin Lyman will be urged to do something about it. This scene is supposed to be safe for women and people with vaginas, and while Warped is open to people of all beliefs to attend , many including myself believe that a non profit organization that promotes the restriction of reproductive rights should NOT be allowed to attend and try to spread their propaganda. They preach sensitive material about fetuses that could be potentially emotionally harmful for people who have had abortions/know someone who has had a traumatic experience with that as well as sexual assault. Reproductive rights are human rights and as Warped tries its best to be inclusive and aware of who it books to play to preform, due to past incidents, Warped should be aware of this organization and keep it from traveling with them this summer and for years to come. Please share this petition if you want to keep our scene safe, inclusive, and sensitive to assault victims, people who have had abortions, and women/people with vaginas and their bodies in general. Thank you.
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