Payment for caring work
Eleanor Rathbone influenced Beveridge and won Family Allowances - is Radio 4 to credit the man but not the woman?
Eleanor Rathbone greatly influenced Beveridge and should be acknowledged in this programme. She fought for money for mothers and campaigned for what became Family Allowances. She believed mothers made a contribution to society and didn’t get their fair share in return. She believed mothers should...
Speaking in the SF Bay Area
Sunday December 2nd at 5pm, California Institute of Integral Studies
1453 Mission Street (btn 10th & 11th St.), San Francisco
discussing ‘Sex, Race and Class’.
Open Study Group Monday, December 3 at 7pm, Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library
6501 Telegraph Ave (off...
Saturday, December 1 11am-2pm
Sex, Race & Class: the New Terms of Unity
The Last Bookstore, 453 S. Spring Street (N.W. corner of 5th & Spring St, Red Line to Pershing Square). KPFK Pacifica Radio 90.7FM is the...
On 5 November John McDonnell MP tabled an Early Day Motion (below) welcoming two extraordinary bills in the US Congress which aim to eliminate child poverty and support mothers’ caring work. Ten MPs from different parties have already signed it.
For the first time since the US brought in draconian welfare reform in 1996, there are proposals that are not divisive or punitive. We...
Mothers, Caregivers, Occupiers demand answers from candidates in protest outside California Republican Party HQ
A multiracial group of mothers, children, other caregivers, occupiers, women and men, older people and youth, held a Speakout and Protest outside the Republican Party Headquarters in Burbank, California on Monday, October 15th, the eve of the second presidential debate. The action was part of coordinated activities in 12 US cities held October 15th to launch a campaign for recognition of...
Co-ordinator of Global Women's Strike
Choose your favourite Selma James quote on YouTube
Great article in The Guardian: Sex workers need support – but not from the 'hands off my whore' brigade
More Guardian articles
Quoted in NY Times Op-Ed: Pay People to Cook at Home!
Other countries we work with (so far...)
UK Mon 3rd Mar 14
URGENT! US Senate to hold hearing on use of Solitary Confinement. Support Needed to get Prisoners’ Family Members to the hearing.USA Mon 24th Feb 14
USA Mon 24th Feb 14
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