Women are deepening a global movement to combat violence against us, from violent rapes to domestic battering to outright femicide. Demonstrations have spread across the globe.
One Billion Rising
Handicap This! March-April 2013April 11, 2013
Disability rights movement on growth attenuation, One Billion Rising, police killing of Robert Saylor, TSA outrage.
Past time to stop rape in South AfricaMarch 31, 2013
We do not believe that the state is taking the rape and murder of Thandiswa Qubuda seriously. The state holds poor people in contempt. We are just voting fodder to them. We are not human beings to them. It is clear that the leadership in the struggle against rape will have to come from below. It is time for real action against rape.
From India to Egypt to U.S., women fighting for freedomMarch 17, 2013
From the March-April 2013 issue of News & Letters
by Terry Moon
Two recent events have shown the deep and seemingly intractable worldwide oppression of women and, at the same time, revealed women’s militancy and determination to change their oppressive reality. First was the vicious gang rape and murder of Jyoti Singh Pandey at the end of [=>]