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Dear President Trump,

We come to you as a group of citizens — activists and legislators, artists and writers, fathers, sons, and husbands. We happen to be men — men who believe in gender equality. We don’t speak for women. We raise our voices with them. We’re calling on you to show us all that you are a man who believes in women’s equality and opposes discrimination and violence of all kinds by men against women and girls.


Gary Barker

President and CEO of Promundo, a global leader in promoting gender justice & preventing violence by engaging men & boys in partnership with women & girls.

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