Message from the Global Women’s Strike to our Venezuelan sisters and brothers on the occasion of the death of President Hugo Chávez
Report on IWD event International Women’s Day – 9 March 2013 “Surviving Globally, Surviving in the UK”
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Over 150 women and men attended International Women’s Day at the Crossroads Women’s Centre on Saturday 9 March. Called by Global Women’s Strike, Women of Colour in the GWS and Caribbean Labour Solidarity, the day focused on the obstacles women face, and what can be won organising together. While the 1% gets wealthier, the 99% struggle against war, deprivation, exploitation, economic and environmental devastation.
Counihan Campaign Benefit Gig
Sat 9 March
Falcon Pub, 341 Kilburn Lane W9 3EG
Free Entry - 8pm til 12am
For immediate release
March 6, 2013
International Women’s Day Week kicks off as Women’s Groups hail reintroduction of RISE Out Of Poverty Act in Congress
West Coast: Margaret Prescod, 323-646-1269
East Coast: Pat Albright, 267-254-4467
Co-ordinator of Global Women's Strike
Quoted in NY Times Op-Ed: Pay People to Cook at Home!
Speaking at The Life and Legacy of C.L.R. James Conference
In the Guardian: From welfare to wages, women fight back against the uncaring market
More Guardian articles
Listen to speak in Ireland: "How can women defeat austerity?"
Other countries we work with (so far...)
Sojourner Truth Radio
Margaret Prescod on Sojourner Truth Pacifica Radio, KPFK, Tuesdays.
News on US domestic & foreign policy. Cutting-edge interviews with women, people of color & others around the world.
KPFK's Margaret Prescod named Best Radio Personality - 2012 by OC Weekly!
Sojourner Truth website
UK Fri 17th May 13
Letter to The Guardian reporting on launch of petition 'Invest in a caring society. A living wage for mothers and other carers.'UK Thu 16th May 13
Messages of support to launch of petition Invest in a caring society. A living wage for mothers and other carers.UK Thu 16th May 13
Mon 13th May 13
USA Sat 11th May 13