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documentStop the Fascist Assault on Abortion Rights!
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by Curt Wechsler
Now is the time for everyone, everywhere, to get in the streets to stop this fascist assault on abortion rights!...
Posted: Thu, Dec 2, 2021 4:47pm PST
textScientist Says Women in STEM 'Vulnerable to Mistreatment' by Lauren Bradley
In a post to her website, an environmental scientist and science educator, who goes by the handle of 'Biologist Ellie', drew a focus to the plight of women in STEM, suggesting a lack of 'visibility of women in the sciences' made the industry vulnerable to instances of harassment, mistreatment and inequalities....
Posted: Tue, Nov 9, 2021 3:40am PST
imageWECAN Indigenous Women's Delegation to COP 26 Brings Vital Voices
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by WECAN at Censored News
WECAN's International Indigenous Women's Delegation is bringing the voices vital to the COP 26 UN Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, beginning now....
Posted: Fri, Oct 29, 2021 9:24am PDT
imageWomen of Standing Rock Celebrated at North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival
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by Censored News
The North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival will recognize the 5-year anniversary of the peaceful protest against the installation of the Dakota Access Pipeline in Standing Rock with the screening of the documentary feature film, END OF THE LINE: THE WOMEN OF STANDING ROCK....
Posted: Fri, Oct 29, 2021 9:28am PDT
imageSafe Haven Resources for Domestic Violence Survivors with Pets Vary Markedly by State
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by Animal Welfare Institute
October 7, 2021, Washington, DC—In honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) released new research today that ranks states according to the number of safe havens available per capita. Safe havens include humane societies, veterinary offices, foster homes, and shelters that help domestic violence survivors and their pets escape abusive situations....
Posted: Mon, Oct 18, 2021 11:48pm PDT
imageWashington March for Women's Rights
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by Photos by Mort Stein
Women march throughout the country to keep abortion legal...
Posted: Tue, Oct 12, 2021 11:51am PDT
imageSupreme Court Announces Date for Case Directly Challenging Roe v. Wade
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by Julia Conley, Common Dreams
Abortion rights advocates geared up for a major fight as the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will soon hear arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, a case in Mississippi which poses a direct challenge to Roe vs. Wade....
Posted: Sat, Sep 25, 2021 6:23am PDT
textWhy Congress Must Codify Roe by Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams
With all eyes on Texas Thursday [Sept 9] as the U.S. Justice Department sued the Lone Star State over its new abortion ban, Republican Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt held a ceremonial bill signing for nine so-called "pro-life" measures he approved during this year's legislative session—highlighting the need for Congress to protect reproductive rights at the federal level....
Posted: Sat, Sep 11, 2021 4:45am PDT
textAbortion Bounty Hunters in Texas Are Not ‘Whistleblowers’ by Norman Solomon
They’re Cruel Vigilantes...
Posted: Tue, Sep 7, 2021 10:24am PDT
imageThe sordid effort to oust New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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by David Walsh (WSWS repost)
The 165-page report issued by New York Attorney General Letitia James concerning sexual harassment allegations against Cuomo deserves to be treated with contempt....
Posted: Wed, Aug 4, 2021 10:00pm PDT
imageWinona LaDuke and Water Protectors Arrested: Horse Nation to the Front Line
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by Honor the Earth
Winona LaDuke, executive director of Honor the Earth, was among the women arrested today defending the Shell River from the construction of Enbridge Line 3....
Posted: Mon, Jul 19, 2021 10:03pm PDT
textFemale Valedictorian Speaks Out For Abortion by We Say Fight Back
The movement is back! Attacking women's right to abortion is attacking the 51% of the population that is female. At a Dallas, TX high school graduation, a female high school valedictorian, Paxton Smith, scrapped her approved speech and gave an outstanding pro-abortion speech. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrfe27VDuRA&t=283s Her speech is at 4:48...
Posted: Wed, Jun 2, 2021 8:34pm PDT
imageMay First joins call for Free Software Foundation Board resignation
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by May First
May First Movement Technology has joined free software organizations and activists in calling for the resignation of Richard Stallman and the rest of the Board of the Free Software Foundation....
Posted: Sat, Apr 3, 2021 7:00pm PDT
textFighting the "Immigrant Threat" by Lola Loustaunan
Milkman shows how the flux of low-wage immigrants into the U.S. workforce in recent decades is “not the cause either of the massive economic restructuring that began in the 1970s or the accompanying growth of economic inequality and labor degradation,” but precisely a consequence of these developments....
Posted: Tue, Feb 2, 2021 6:22am PST
image48 Years After Landmark Ruling, Advocates Push to #ReimagineRoe and Build Abortion Justice
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by Jessica Corbett
Nearly a half-century after the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed that access to safe, legal abortion is a constitutional right, advocates are now pushing the Biden administration and Congress to urgently and aggressively pursue a bold reproductive justice agenda. Photo: On the 48th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, members of the Raging Grannies mark the day in Menlo Park, California. Photo by Jim Colton, Pro Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Fri, Jan 29, 2021 12:10am PST
textPolish Women Resistance Video by repost
Polish women and men are using animation, music and art to fight against the attacks on women...
Posted: Fri, Dec 25, 2020 1:45pm PST
textSupreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg 1933-2020 by The Struggle Continues
By now, we have seen the TV tributes and read the many thoughts on the Internet regarding Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg who died today at age 87. My favorite is from the ACLU at https://www.aclu.org/news/civil-liberties/in-memory-of-justice-ruth-bader-ginsburg-1933-2020/?initms_aff=nat&initms_chan=soc&utm_medium=soc&initms=200919_rbg_obit_tw&utm_source=tw&utm_campaign=rbg&utm_content=200919_obit&ms_aff=nat&ms_chan=soc&ms=200919_rbg_obit_tw...
Posted: Fri, Sep 18, 2020 8:20pm PDT
imageDía Internacional de las Mujeres Indígenas: 5 septiembre
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by reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras
Día Internacional de las Mujeres Indígenas: 5 septiembre Bartolina Sisa Vargas - Guerrera Aymara Bolivia 1750 -5 September- 1782....
Posted: Thu, Sep 3, 2020 2:02pm PDT
imageConvocatoria Jornadas Ecofeministas antiextractivistas
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by reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras
Convocatoria 4 y 5 de julio JORNADAS ECOFEMINISTAS ANTIEXTRACTIVISTAS POR EL BUEN VIVIR...
Posted: Tue, Jun 30, 2020 12:57pm PDT
videoSave Social Security! (video/quicktime 223.4MB) by Raging Grannies
2 minute video by Lis Cox filmed on June 9, 2020....
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2020 4:41am PDT