VROUWEN IN OPSTAND TEGEN CRISIS EN OORLOG Strijd voor rechten, overleving, vrijheid, gerechtigheid en vrede

De economische en financiële crisis van het kapitalisme komt bij vrouwen het hardst aan. De crisis  verhoogde de kwetsbaarheid van vrouwen voor onderdrukking, discriminatie en geweld binnen- en buitenshuis. Vrouwen van de werkende massa voelen als eersten de gevolgen van de crisis. Zij waren de eersten die afvloeiden wanneer fabrieken gesloten werden of failliet gingenContinue reading “VROUWEN IN OPSTAND TEGEN CRISIS EN OORLOG Strijd voor rechten, overleving, vrijheid, gerechtigheid en vrede”

Les femmes résistent à la crise économique et à la guerre ! Luttez pour la libération sociale et nationale ! !

8 mars 2012 – Journée internationale des femmes et des travailleuses Le système capitaliste actuel, accumulant crises économiques sur crises financières, heurte gravement les femmes. Les conséquences économiques et écologiques de ce système décrépi et moribond augmentent la vulnérabilité et la précarité des femmes face aux multiples oppressions qui les assaillent à la maison etContinue reading “Les femmes résistent à la crise économique et à la guerre ! Luttez pour la libération sociale et nationale ! !”

Migrante BC IWD 2012 Statement

We are Filipino migrant and immigrant women in Canada celebrating March 8th together with our sisters all over the world. We are Filipino caregivers, migrant workers, health workers, teachers, service workers, organizers and more. We are mothers, grandmothers, wives, sisters, and daughters. Driven out by a labour export policy, poverty and unemployment in the Philippines, we endure separation fromContinue reading “Migrante BC IWD 2012 Statement”

Canada Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights IWD 2012 Statement

March 3 Vancouver, Canada The Canada Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights joins the women of the world in the celebration of the 101st anniversary of the International Women’s Day. Our members, supporters and partners stand on the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery on this rainy day on March 3rd to highlight and pay tributeContinue reading “Canada Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights IWD 2012 Statement”

Press Release: 25 years of empowering indigenous women in the Cordillera region

by Cordillera Women’s Education Action Research Center (CWEARC) 3 March 2012 25 years of Empowering Indigenous Women in the Cordillera Region It was 25 years ago, on 7-8 March 1987, that an assembly of 60 women, composed mostly of indigenous peasants with urban poor women, workers, youth and some professionals including women from religious institutionsContinue reading “Press Release: 25 years of empowering indigenous women in the Cordillera region”

Press Release: Women rights group decry rape by “men in uniform,” scores the use of rape under Oplan Bayanihan

by Tanggol Bayi On the first day of March as the internationally known Women’s Month, women’s rights group Tanggol Bayi scored the reported rape cases against two women in the provinces of Masbate and Rizal by elements of the Armed Forces of the Philippines as “an indication of the continuing and brazen impunity perpetrated byContinue reading “Press Release: Women rights group decry rape by “men in uniform,” scores the use of rape under Oplan Bayanihan”

Women Be Brave, Stand on the Side of Justice! IWD 2012 Statement

Delivered by Martha Roberts Alliance for Peoples Health March 3 in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery Women Be Brave, Stand on the Side of Justice! Today as we rally to celebrate March 8th International Women’s Day, the Alliance for People’s Health salutes the brave and tireless leadership of women at the forefront of liberationContinue reading “Women Be Brave, Stand on the Side of Justice! IWD 2012 Statement”

“Womyn Unite” International Womyn’s Day March

Stop the War Against Womyn, Increase San Jose’s Minimum Wage and Celebrate International Womyn’s Solidarity EDITOR’S NOTE: Interviews available with organizers, performers, and speakers the day of event. WHEN & WHERE: Saturday, March 3, 2012 11:30am to 12pm—Gather at San Jose City Hall (200 East Santa Clara Street x 5th Street) 12pm to 1pm—March fromContinue reading ““Womyn Unite” International Womyn’s Day March”