Women

GENDER AND SEXUALITY

Bread and Roses: International Manifesto

June 22, 2017 | This manifesto is presented in five languages and 11 countries where women workers – both inside and outside the home and students – are part of the women’s organization Pan y Rosas (Bread and (...)

IDEAS & DEBATES

Pepsi’s "Protest" Ad: What’s The Real Problem?

April 09, 2017 | This week the famous soda brand got involved in a social media scandal after their new advertisement was accused of ridiculing protests and trivializing the fight against police (...)

Libertad Martinez

UNITED STATES

Donald Trump, for Women’s Rights?

March 13, 2017 | Trump promised paid family leave and to make childcare accessible and affordable. These measures are long past due in the US, but will Trump deliver?

Tatiana Cozzarelli

EUROPE

10,000 at International Women’s Day in Berlin

March 12, 2017 | At two different demonstrations on Wednesday, ten thousand people came onto the streets of Berlin in defense of women's rights. Their goal was to combine anti-sexist and anti-racist struggles. (...)

Wladek Flakin
Lily Freytag

MEXICO

Largest Mexican Women’s Day of the 21st Century

March 09, 2017 | In Mexico City, 10,000 women took to the streets on Wednesday as park of the International Women's Strike. The socialist women's organization "Pan y Rosas" (Bread and Roses) organized a block of (...)

Wladek Flakin

WOMEN'S STRUGGLE

International Women’s Day: Feminism and Workers’ Movements

March 09, 2017 | On March 8, thousands of women around the world took to the streets and went on strike. What is International Women's Day and where did it come from?

Angela Dunne

GUEST ARTISTS

Brazilian Electronic Duo NU Launches a Call for the Rebirth of Lilith on March 8.

March 08, 2017 | Guest Artists: Brazilian Electronic Duo NU Launches a Call for the Rebirth of Lilith on March 8.

Francesca Cricelli

IN FOCUS

We Need a Feminism of the 99%

March 02, 2017 | Feminist scholar Nancy Fraser talked with Left Voice about the International Women's Strike called for March 8 and the platform for a left-wing Feminism.

UNITED STATES

New York City Prepares for the Women’s Strike

February 27, 2017 | Calls for the International Women’s Strike have reached New York City, as people prepare for a day of mobilizations and actions on March 8.

WOMEN'S STRUGGLE

Towards an Internationalist Feminism Rooted in the Working Class

February 12, 2017 | After the massive January 21 Women's March on Washington, all eyes are on March 8: International Women's Day. We should join the women all over the world who will go on strike on March 8, (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli
Carmen C.A.

WOMEN´S MARCH

The Women’s March and the Democratic Party Trap

January 22, 2017 | Saturday’s women march was a historic event, with over a million people taking the streets around the country.

Celeste Murillo

WOMEN´S MARCH

Women’s March Against Trump in D.C.

January 22, 2017 | Footage, interviews and reports from the Women´s March in Washington D.C.

UNITED STATES

The Women’s Movement We Need

January 18, 2017 | The Trump administration will mean increased attacks against women. The Women’s March on Washington demonstrates the potential for the creation of a new, responsive women’s movement. Here, I will (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

Family, Capitalism and School Choice in the Republican Platform

October 04, 2016 | In capitalist society, family is not just based on love and kinship, but rather on an economic necessity, as demonstrated by the Republican platform. Particularly, the discussion on school choice (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli