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Mothers Speakout..with grandmothers, non-biological mother & other women doing caring work
Friday, March 12, 2010
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
United Nations Plaza, San Francisco Market St & Hyde (nr Civic Center BART)
An action for Mothers March Globally, to mark the 11th Global Women's Strike... Make our voices heard on * criminalizing poverty * racism * war and occupation * anti-mother, anti-caregiver policies * housing * welfare * valuing payment for caring work * pay equity * fighting for justice * immigration policies which attack children and break up families * prostitution & other struggles for survival * the right to home care by those of us who are older &/or have a disability * children unjustly taken from mothers by social services * healthcare * rape & violence * breastfeeding * childcare * lesbian/gay/bi/trans discrimination & violence ….The voices of women must be heard Coups, wars and occupations continue from Palestine to Iraq and Afghanistan, Haiti and Honduras…and everywhere, as the economic crisis deepens and cuts are made across the board, mothers must pick up the pieces, to ensure everyone’s survival….
Added to the calendar on Wed, Mar 3, 2010 7:25AM