Celebration IWA’s 10 Years of Resistance: GLOBAL WEEK OF ACTION AUGUST 10-16

Join IWA for a night of victories, celebration and visioning the future for the Global Militant Women’s Movement! We will celebrate 10 Years of fight, resistance, struggle and unity against Imperialism. Our program will include a brief report on the global situation on women, messages from our Executive Committee, Solidarity Messages from women all overContinue reading “Celebration IWA’s 10 Years of Resistance: GLOBAL WEEK OF ACTION AUGUST 10-16”

Pandemic Stories

What is your pandemic story? On the other hand, the pandemic also is exposing people who have remained ‘neutral’ or silent in the past against capitalism, patriarchy, fascism, casteism, racism. Women are taking a stand and transforming their experiences into action, uniting their communities, and rising up as leaders to build solidarity and movements.rld areContinue reading “Pandemic Stories”

IWA members in Europe Met in Cologne, Germany

01 June 2019 On a beautiful sunny Saturday, regular and prospective members of the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) in Europe, namely Ceni or the Kurdish women’s office for peace, Women’s Political Council (WPC), German – Filipino Friendship Association (GFFA), Pinay sa Holland – Gabriela and Women for Filipino Women and Children (WOW), met to formallyContinue reading “IWA members in Europe Met in Cologne, Germany”

On Participating at the First International Women’s Conference: Revolution in the Making

REPORT First International Women’s Conference Organized by Women Weaving the Future Network Frankfurt, Germany | 6 – 7 October 2018 Mary Joan A. Guan A Revolution at work        The number and composition of participants were impressive: 500 women and non-binary people from around the world. They came with various experiences about their struggles and movements.Continue reading “On Participating at the First International Women’s Conference: Revolution in the Making”

Mensaje de solidaridad: 4ta Asamblea de la IMA

IWA se enorgullece de estar aquí en esta 4ta asamblea histórica de la primera alianza mundial de migrantes, refugiados, personas desplazadas y familias mientras se organiza para hablar con una sola voz sobre los cambios que necesitan los migrantes y las estrategias para alcanzarlos. Los problemas de migración son una preocupación importante de nuestra alianzaContinue reading “Mensaje de solidaridad: 4ta Asamblea de la IMA”

SOLIDARITY MESSAGE: IMA’s 4th Assembly

IWA is proud to be here at this historic 4th assembly of the first global alliance of migrants, refugees, displaced people and families as you organize to speak with one voice about the changes migrants need and the strategies to reach these. Issues of migration are an important concern of our women’s alliance,  a sisterContinue reading “SOLIDARITY MESSAGE: IMA’s 4th Assembly”

CSM: Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary

[From CSM Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary: ‘After a decade of celebrating International Rural Women’s Day we are still denied our rights’ Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary: ‘After a decade of celebrating International Rural Women’s Day we are still denied our rights’ For immediate release: Monday, 15Continue reading “CSM: Rural women speak out at UN food security plenary”

Solidarity with Migrant Women and their Families

The International Women’s Alliance (IWA) extends its firm hand of solidarity with the thousands of migrant families, undocumented and documented, who are being torn apart by the U.S. bigot-in-chief, Donald Trump, and the notorious Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) in recent weeks. This includes more than 2,000 children, including toddlers, who have been ripped away fromContinue reading “Solidarity with Migrant Women and their Families”

Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century

  Magandang hapon mga kaibigan, babae at mga kasama. Congratulations for organizing this important conference and for giving us the opportunity to speak, even though it is through video, and thank you for your indulgence. I am a women’s rights and anti-imperialist activist as well as documentary filmmaker. I had the opportunity to get toContinue reading “Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century”

March 8: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism — Women of Diverse Origins

In 2018, for the Seventeenth Year, in Montreal  8th March International Women’s Day Demonstration organized by Women of Diverse Origins Hundreds of women and their allies gathered together, despite falling snow on Thursday evening March 8th in response to the call by Women of Diverse Origins: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism! ThereContinue reading “March 8: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism — Women of Diverse Origins”