Actor/Activist Danny Glover with Nancy Carroll, Carolyn Hill and Pat Albright representing Global Women's Strike and Every Mother is a Working Mother Network at the 10th Anniversary of Witness to Innocence Project in Philadelphia on Oct 9. Mr Glover signed Carolyn Hill's petition to the Dept of Human Services to have her nieces returned to her care.
The Philadelphia Inquirer published our Letter to the Editor in response to the news that 80% of caregivers applying for cash assistance in Pennsylvania are being denied because of new job-search requirements. We encourage you to write letters of your own, and to help publicize the federal Rise Out of Poverty (RISE) Act.
When the Punishment IS a Crime
A Forum on Solitary Confinement
Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 from 1-4pm
Yarnall Auditorium, Germantown Friends School,
31 W Coulter Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19144
Solitary confinement…. isolation…. control units…. the hole…. supermax prison…. maximum security…. permanent lock-down …. security housing units (SHUs)…. whatever you call it, it is torture.
1 May 2013, House of Commons – Excerpts from speeches
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Co-ordinator of Global Women's Strike
Great article in The Guardian: International Women's Day: In defence of feminist dissent
More Guardian articles
Choose your favourite Selma James quote on YouTube
Quoted in NY Times Op-Ed: Pay People to Cook at Home!
Other countries we work with (so far...)
Letter from Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate to the Global Women's Strike in support of Margaretta D'ArcyIreland Tue 11th Mar 14
Guyana Tue 11th Mar 14
Mon 10th Mar 14
UK Mon 3rd Mar 14
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