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
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syIG_0twaN8&t=40s 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 … Continue reading Marxism and the Woman Question in the 21st Century
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! There … Continue reading March 8: Women Rise! Unite our Forces! Smash Patriarchy and Capitalism — Women of Diverse Origins
She was young, black, a left activist, anti-racist, ecologist, feminist supporting the cause of indigenous peoples, a daughter of the favelas. Brazil’s forces of repression tried to snuff out the voice of the oppressed this Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 9:30 pm by killing Marielle Franco. The symbolism of the assassination and its message of … Continue reading Marielle, Presente!
Keynote address of Coni Ledesma Solidarity and Fight Back Conference Toronto, Canada 5-7 August 2017 Good morning dear kasama, comrades and friends, After that rousing welcome with the singing of the IWA Hymn, let me share with you stories of women who have resisted imperialism. Let me start by telling you the story of a … Continue reading WOMEN RESIST IMPERIALISM
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Commemorate the 72nd 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 genocide and … Continue reading ILPS & IWA Statement on the 72nd Anniversary of the Hiroshima & Nagasaki Nuclear Holocaust
With an aim to build a global movement against militarism, injustice and repression, the International Women's Alliance (IWA) and International League of People's Struggle (ILPS) are organizing an anti-war conference, Solidarity and Fightback: Building Resistance to US-led War, Militarism and Neofascism on August 5 - 7, 2017 at the University of Toronto, Canada. On August 6, … Continue reading UPDATE on 6 AUGUST: Women Fight Repression, Neo-fascism, Militarization and Wars of Aggression!
SING ALONG thru this Video! RESISTANCE: A SONG OF QUOTES IN WOMEN’S STRUGGLES Lyrics by Joi Barrios-Leblanc Music by Tony Palis (Nov. 6, 2015) INTRO: STAND WITH ME, ALL MY SISTERS FOR NO BATTLES ARE FOUGHT ALONE HERE WE PLEDGE, OUR LIVES WE OFFER HEART AND SOUL, AND FLESH AND BONE IN THE FACTORIES AND … Continue reading IWA Hymn Video & Lyrics
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 movement … Continue reading Reverse the tide of war!