ILPS & IWA Statement on the 72nd Anniversary of the Hiroshima & Nagasaki Nuclear Holocaust

Commemorate the 72​nd​ Anniversary of the Hiroshima & Nagasaki Nuclear Holocaust Hold US Imperialism Accountable for Crimes Against Humanity! August 6, 2017 Today marks the 72nd Anniversary of the horrific bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki resulting in more than 200,000 people – men, women and children murdered by the imperialist United States of America. We condemn the mass genocideContinue reading “ILPS & IWA Statement on the 72nd Anniversary of the Hiroshima & Nagasaki Nuclear Holocaust”

Reverse the tide of war!

Barely 100 days into the Trump presidency, the US government has escalated bombings, airstrikes and troop deployments abroad, and intensified repression at home.  His slogan, “America First” is a desperate attempt to maintain US global hegemony in a crisis-laden multipolar world. We need to reverse the rising tide of war by building a global movementContinue reading “Reverse the tide of war!”

Women Say No to Imperialist War and Aggression! Strengthen the Women’s Movement and Fight for National and Social Liberation!

This International Working Women’s Day, March 8, we women must unite to fight repression, fascism, militarization and wars of aggression.  Just as we are taking part in struggles to defend our lands, our jobs, our livelihood and our rights, we must join the struggle for peace based on justice and equality. This is the legacyContinue reading “Women Say No to Imperialist War and Aggression! Strengthen the Women’s Movement and Fight for National and Social Liberation!”

“FREE TRADE” IS A PLAGUE TO THE MASSES OF WORKING WOMEN OF THE WORLD – IWA

  On its twenty years in existence, the World Trade Organization will hold its 10th WTO Ministerial Meeting slated this 15-18 December 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya led by the US, Japan and other industrialized countries in the European Union. These imperialist countries will again hail the international economic order and the neoliberal policies to maintainContinue reading ““FREE TRADE” IS A PLAGUE TO THE MASSES OF WORKING WOMEN OF THE WORLD – IWA”

FREE OUR SISTERS! FREE ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS! IWA Statement on International Human Rights Day 2015

December 10, 2015 Statement on International Human Rights Day 2015 This is the demand of the International Women’s Alliance (IWA) on International Human Rights Day 2015 to highlight the situation of women who dared to stand up for their political beliefs, who risked the full force of state repression and who are now paying aContinue reading “FREE OUR SISTERS! FREE ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS! IWA Statement on International Human Rights Day 2015”

CONDEMN THE VIOLENT ATTACKS AGAINST THE WOMEN AND THE PEOPLE OF ECUADOR

On 20 October 2015, members of the organization of rural women defenders of Mother Earth and human rights (FMDP)) were assaulted and arbitrarily arrested by police and security officers in the rural community of Molleturo, in Cuenca, Ecuador during the visit of President Raphael Correa to inaugurate and support “Oro Rio Blanco,” a mining projectContinue reading “CONDEMN THE VIOLENT ATTACKS AGAINST THE WOMEN AND THE PEOPLE OF ECUADOR”

Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso

The Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) call on the Indonesian President, Joko Widodo to halt the planned execution of Mary Jane Veloso and grant her a full re-trial. APWLD is convinced that Mary Jane Veloso was not granted a fair trial. Mary Jane is a victim of exploitation. Accused of drugContinue reading “Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso”

Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso

An urgent action appeal to save the life of a woman migrant worker on death row in Indonesia issued by IWA member GABRIELA in the Philippines The race for time started as the nation awaits the end of the 72 hours deadline for Mary Jane Veloso’s execution possibly on April 28. Mary Jane Veloso, anContinue reading “Stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso”

Urgent Action Alert: Justice for Yolanda (Haiyan) Victims!

Dear Sisters in IWA,   Warm greetings!     We are writing to ask for your support as we call for JUSTICE for TYPHOON YOLANDA (Haiyan) VICTIMS. This year’s commemoration of the International Women’s Day will take on Philippine President NoyNoy Aquino’s criminal negligence of the Filipino women especially those in Eastern Visayas, the most devastatedContinue reading “Urgent Action Alert: Justice for Yolanda (Haiyan) Victims!”