March 8th International Women Day End Economic Exploitation Against Women Dear Friends, Solidarity greetings from All Pakistan Trade Union Federation! For All Pakistan Trade Union Federation March 8th is an important day to forge stronger links and unity between all those struggling for the liberation of women around the world. It is a day with … Continue reading IWD Solidarity Message of the All Pakistan Trade Union Federation
On the occasion of this year’s International Working Women’s Day, Gabriela Australia, an organisation of Filipino Women in Australia, remembers the women workers in Europe and the Americas who fought bravely against low wages and inhuman working conditions brought about by the Industrial Revolution in the 1800s. Their struggle has been the inspiration for the … Continue reading IWD Statement of GABRIELA-Australia
delivered by the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development and the Asian Rural Women's Coalition Thank you for this opportunity to participate in the General Discussion and address the 56th session of the Commission on the Status of Women. We, nine rural and indigenous women from Southeast and East Asia are here for … Continue reading Oral Statement Delivered to the General Discussion – the 56th Session UN Commission on the Status of Women
by the Congress of Teachers and Educators for Nationalism and Democracy (CONTEND) on International Day of Women March 8, 2012 During the International Women’s Day in 1920, Lenin proclaimed, “Capitalism combines formal equality with economic and, consequently, social inequality...And one of the most flagrant manifestations of this inconsistency is the inferior position of woman compared with man.” … Continue reading The Woman Question Today and the Deepening Crisis of Monopoly Capitalism
by Frentes de Mujeres Defensoras de la Pachamama A nivel mundial, el 8 de marzo se celebra el día de la mujer trabajadora, la razón por la que se escogió este día, es por algunos acontecimientos que se realizaron en estas fechas, así tenemos el nefasto incidente donde varias mujeres fueron incineradas en una fábrica … Continue reading Mujeres de Molleturo en Defensa de la Vida
by GABRIELA National Alliance of Women GABRIELA National Alliance of Women in the Philippines sends its solidarity to women all over the world in commemoration of March 8 International Women's Day! This year, we commemorate the International Women's Day amidst crisis and war. Poverty among the toiling people in countries all over the world worsens … Continue reading End imperialist exploitation and oppression of the people! Women of the world unite! Struggle for land, jobs, social services and rights!
The current economic and financial crises of the crumbling capitalist system hit women the hardest. The economic and ecological repercussions of these crises increased the vulnerability of women to the different forms of oppression, discrimination and violence inside and outside the home. Women of the working class were the first to suffer the brunt of … Continue reading Women Resist Crisis and War! Fight for National and Social Liberation! – IWA March 8 Statement
Mujeres se resisten a la crisis y la guerra! Lucha por la liberación nacional y social! Las crisis económicas y financieras actuales del inestable sistema capitalista golpean duramente a las mujeres. Las repercusiones económicas y ecológicas de estas crisis han aumentado la vulnerabilidad de las mujeres asi como las diferentes formas de opresión, de discriminación … Continue reading MUJERES RESISTIENDO A LA CRISIS Y A LA GUERRA! LUCHANDO POR LA LIBERACION NACIONAL Y SOCIAL