On this, the International Day to End Violence Against Women, IWA hopes to encourage our sisters to continue the fight against tyranny and all forms of political repression. All over the world women face violence daily – not just at the hands of family members or in exploitative working conditions spawned by a profit-oriented economic system – but also from the State. The imperialist despot – the United States – has empowered countless dictators and tyrants to assume power and terrorize women all over the world.
Register now for IWA’s two part webinar series on the global impacts of wars against women, and how we can support women’s resistance to war and militarism through the International Women’s Alliance. Registration for part 1: https://tinyurl.com/WomenResistP1Registration for part 2: https://tinyurl.com/WomenResistP2
The International Women’s Alliance, which brings together militant grassrootswomen’s organizations to promote women’s human rights around the world, remainssteadfast in its solidarity with socialist Cuba that has been defending its right tosovereignty against U.S. imperialist intervention for over 60 years. Besides untold assassination attempts on Cuban leaders and other forms of illegalimperialist sabotage, the U.S.Continue reading “IWA says “Hands Off Cuba!” “End the illegal U.S. blockade NOW!””
Seventy three years ago, on May 15th, Zionists enacted a mass expulsion of indigenous Palestinians from their land. In 1948, 700,000 people were violently removed from their homes in cities like Haifa and Safad. 20,000 Palestinians were brutally murdered as they fought to keep their ancestral land. Today, Palestinians around the world mark this dayContinue reading “IWA Stands in Solidarity with the Palestinian Struggle for Liberation on Nakba 73”
The International Women’s Alliance recognizes May Day as an important day for workers around the world to fight the system that keeps them, as well as most people in society, exploited and oppressed. Today marks the second time the International Workers’ Day has been celebrated in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic and economicContinue reading “Women Workers Continue to Struggle Against Exploitation and Oppression Amidst the Ongoing Pandemic”
The International Women’s Alliance expresses its solidarity with the people of Myanmar in their fight to kick out the military dictatorship that has occupied their country. We support their call to ensure genuine democracy and ensure justice and freedom for all people of Myanmar. As the whole world is still battling the COVID-19 pandemic andContinue reading “Uphold people’s democracy in Myanmar!”
December 10, 2020 The Duterte administration and its armed forces have once again shown how they can violate press freedom and freedom of expression when they abducted Manila Today editor Lady Ann Salem this morning, December 10. It does not matter that December 10 is the commemoration of International Human Rights Day. The Duterte governmentContinue reading “Uphold and Defend the Rights of Lady Ann Salem, Reina Mae Nasino and Amanda Echanis”