POWER TO GRASSROOTS WOMEN EVERYWHERE
May Day Activity , May 1, 2013
Every year Red Thread organises a picket demonstration on May 1st (LabourDay) to highlight some aspect of our demand for a living income for low-waged and unwaged women. This year we focused on domestic workers, calling for the government to ratify ILO Convention # 189 which mandates that domestic workers have the same rights as all other workers
Message for the launch of the new Crossroads Women’s Centre, April 27, 2012
From Andaiye, International point of reference, for the Global Women’s Strike and Women of Colour in the GWS
Stabroek News - http://www.stabroeknews.com -
International Solidarity with Linden
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Stop Press -- News From Red Thread, Guyana:
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