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Feb 24
2020

SEX/WORK STRIKE CALL TO ACTION

On International Women’s Day we strike against the sexist, racist and criminal laws that jeopardise the lives of sex workers. On March 8th we will refuse to do sex/work for money and we will not carry out the domestic, sex and care work that we are expected to do for free: the jobs that keep our communities, families and the system we live in ticking over.

Feb 06
2020

RED WITCH BOOKCLUB No.2

💃🏽 Women’s Strike invites you to join a new reading group – for feminists of all genders / to deepen our thinking and actions towards the red feminist horizon 💃🏽 meetings on-line and in the evening so mothers, carers and those with access needs can join from different cities and towns. 💃🏽 second reading “Homeplace […]

Feb 03
2020

RED WITCH BOOK CLUB

💃 Women’s Strike invites you to join a new reading group – for feminists of all genders / to deepen our thinking and actions towards the red feminist horizon 💃 Meetings on-line and in the evenings (after most small kids are in bed) so that mums / carers / those with access needs / across […]

Jan 29
2020

The Women’s Strike Performs ‘The Rapist In Your Path’

Feminist Valentines Day Special x Strike for Climate Feb 14 6.30pm National Gallery Steps Trafalgar Square  Starting in Chile, where the feminist movement has been at the centre to the latest wave of uprisings, ‘The Rapist in Your Path’ has spread across the world being performed in over 200 cities and 40 different countries. The chorus “The rapist […]

Jan 29
2020

ABOLISH RAPE: A Public Discussion

ABOLISH RAPE: A Public Discussion Feb 12  — 7pm – 9pm Halkevi Kurdish Community Centre 31-33 Dalston Lane, London E8  Women’s Strike invites feminists of all genders to a public discussion about what it would take to abolish rape. Why? Because we are sick to death of it being easier to count the number of women in our […]

Nov 27
2019

The UCU strike is a feminist, anti-racist strike!

What is feminist about UCU strikes? We, from the Leicester Women’s Strike Assembly (WSA), show our fullest solidarity for the UCU strikes. Not only are we fighting for better working conditions universally. We especially want to highlight the feminist aspects of the strikes. The UCU strikes will start on 25th November, coinciding with the international […]

Sep 19
2019

Women will be your nature no more

What is the climate strike? Between the 20th and 27th of September, people across the world are going on a climate strike. We are following the example of millions of young people who have brought hope to this movement.  The climate crisis shows another limit to our system of production that exploits vulnerable and oppressed […]

Jul 30
2019

Fck Govt Fck Boris – The New Culture of Resistance

Fck Govt Fck Boris – The New Culture of Resistance On the 24th July, the streets of central London were flooded by 8,000 people dancing, singing and marching to reject our new sexist, racist, classist, homophobic, climate science denying Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The street festival of music and arts assembled in Russell Square and […]

Jul 09
2019

Migrant Domestic Abuse Survivors Need Extra Protection than the Domestic Abuse Bill, Urge MPs

This article has been written by Olivia Bridge who is a political correspondent and commentator for the Immigration Advice Service; an organisation of leading UK immigration lawyers. Domestic abuse is a widespread issue in the UK: one woman is killed every three days as a result while almost half of millennials claim to have witnessed […]

May 31
2019

WTF is Reproduction #1: From the archives

WTF is Reproduction #1: Learning from our histories to create our presentSat, 15 June 2019 16:30 – 18:30 BSTSt John On Bethnal Green, 200 Cambridge Heath RoadBethnal Green, London, E2 9PA Most people think of having babies when they hear the word “reproduction”, but for many feminists the concept of social reproduction includes all the […]