International Women’s Day is set to be marked by strikes from “paid work in offices and factories, or unpaid domestic work in homes, communities and bedrooms. It’s been a turbulent year for women everywhere. Whilst a self-confessed perpetrator of sexual assault sits in the White House, feminist grassroots organisations are gaining in strength and momentum. The #MeToo movement continues to make headlines – but some … Continue reading On March 8th, women across the world are going on strike
The first of several meetings to prepare for International Women’s Day mobilizations in Argentina was held in Buenos Aires. It is one of many meetings held around the world to organize the International Women’s Strike.
TRANSFEMINIST DEMANDS ARE NOT SO DIFFERENT TO THE DEMANDS OF CIS-CENTRED FEMINISM. Wednesday 28th February 2018 7PM-9PM Birmingham LGBT 38-40 Holloway circus, B11EQ Birmingham, United Kingdom Trans women, just like cis women, are in desperate need of the expansion of their rights regarding their bodily autonomy, access to healthcare, and reproductive justice. Trans and cis feminist struggles are interwoven and share the same antagonists. In … Continue reading Birmingham: Bread & Roses for All, and Hormones Too!
By Iida Käyhkö The neoliberal university has nothing to offer women: it may try to lure us in by putting on prominent display those women who have managed to break through the glass ceiling – but the shards continue to rain over the rest of us. The presence of women in university senior management is no consolation when those of us who are researchers or lecturers … Continue reading Let’s Strike Together and Transform the University
Grand Union is a gallery and artist run studios in Birmingham UK. They have put out the following statement and will be closed on Thursday March 8th 2018: Grand Union is striking on 8 March for the International Women’s Strike. We are in solidarity with those calling for gender equality, reproductive health access, equal pay, labour rights and an end to gender violence. We are … Continue reading Birmingham: Grand Union going on strike on March 8th
Reposted from East Side Projects gallery website: https://eastsideprojects.org/esp/events/international-womens-day-breakfast-badges-and-banners/ Thursday, 8 March 2018 10am – 3pm Eastside Projects c/o 122 Fazeley Street, Birmingham, B5 5RS All welcome 10am – midday Coffee, badges and banners Midday onwards: Collective action in Birmingham Join us for a cuppa as we create slogans and badges ahead of the International Women’s Day (IWD) gathering in the centre of Birmingham. IWD has … Continue reading Birmingham: East Side Projects on International Women’s Day, Breakfast Badges and Banners
Tuesday, February 27 at 7 PM – 9 PM St John on Bethnal Green 200 Cambridge Heath Road, E2 9PA London TRANSFEMINIST DEMANDS ARE NOT SO DIFFERENT TO THE DEMANDS OF CIS-CENTRED FEMINISM. SPEAKERS: Joni Cohen | Mijke Van Der Drift | Kuchenga | Ada Cable Trans women, just like cis women, are in desperate need of the expansion of their rights regarding their bodily … Continue reading Event #4: Bread and Roses for All, and Hormones Too!