WOMEN OF COLOUR IN GWS

We stand with the Global Women's Strike

We are Women of Colour : an international network of women from Africa, India, Latin America, Europe, US and indigenous lands.

We campaign for people & the environment.

We are working towards an end to poverty, racism, war.

Our struggle was co-ordinated by Black Women for #wagesforhousework - campaigning for justice and that women's unwaged work to be recognized and paid for with a #CareIncomeNow!

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We stand for Justice: we work from the facts... 

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ALL RELEVANT POSTS HERE

Work Requirements for Child Tax Credits Are An Insult to Mothers (Ms. Magazine)

By Global Women's Strike | 13th April 2022

Sen. Joe Manchin has been demanding “work requirements” for qualification—but every mother is a working mother, and every mother knows that.

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Mothers and other Caregivers Say, Our Children Are Hungry – Reinstate the Child Tax Credit Now!

By Global Women's Strike | 27th September 2022

Studies show that the majority of families used the Child Tax Credit to buy food. Reinstating the expanded refundable Child Tax Credit is needed to end hunger: Prioritize it!

As the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health convenes tomorrow – the first such conference in over 50 years – and as President Biden has pledged to end hunger and diet-related diseases by 2030, it’s urgent to call on elected officials to make reinstating the expanded Child Tax Credit a top priority.

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Nadja News: Ten times women’s unpaid care work was recognised in history.

By Global Women's Strike | 7th December 2022

Cooking, cleaning, gathering food and water, and caring for children and the elderly are vital for families and societies. Yet this work, performed by women 75% of the time, has seldom been given the recognition it deserves, creating huge inequality around the world. Here are ten times unpaid care work has been recognised for what it…

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Call to action: #CTC Social Media Storm: Calling on Congress to Reinstate the Child Tax Credit Now! December 7th.

By Global Women's Strike | 7th December 2022

It’s URGENT that Congress members extend the expanded refundable Child Tax Credit before 2022 comes to a close. US Census data shows that child poverty was cut 46% to a record low of 5.2% in 2021, mostly due to the expanded Child Tax Credit. But Congress did not extend the CTC when it ended in December…

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Press statement: Women Human Rights Defenders collective in Thailand amplify demands to goverment.

By Global Women's Strike | 7th December 2022

On the occasion of International Women Human Rights Defenders Day we, Community WHRDs Collective in Thailand gather to restate and amplify our demands first submitted to three Parliamentary Committees to mark International WHRD Day, 21 November 2019.  We re-affirm that the 2017 Constitution is not fit for purpose and must be replaced. It must be…

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Event : Black Women’s Lives Count: Reclaiming Our Sisters Everywhere.

By Global Women's Strike | 7th December 2022

Support a permanent memorial for South Los Angeles victims of serial murders. ONLINE Thursday, December 8, 2022 3:30pm PST / 5:30pm CST / 6:30pm ESTRegister at https://bit.ly/rosesladec8 Event organized by Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial MurdersDonate: http://rosesouthla.org/donate  For more info: http://rosesouthla.org/contact-us.

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Haitian women mobilize against government violence

By Global Women's Strike | 28th November 2022

Powerful statement by Haitian women taking to the streets against government violence and massacres.  Please share widely. https://peoplesdispatch.org/2022/11/24/haitian-women-to-mobilize-on-november-25-against-political-violence/ Haitian women mobilize on November 25 against political violence Amid an increase in political violence and human rights violations, Haitian women of all backgrounds denounce violence against women by the governments of Ariel Henry and his Dominican…

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Women’s Demands for Black Lives Matter Movement

By Global Women's Strike | 24th July 2020

End Stop & Search. The most pervasive racist abuse by police: 375,588 s&s in England & Wales (2019), and a sharp increase during lockdown. Black people, especially children and young men, are 10x more likely to be s& than white people; Asian people x3 more. It humiliates, persecutes and interferes in daily life. Every mother…

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United Friends & Family annual march, Sat 29 Oct, 12 noon

By Global Women's Strike | 28th October 2022

We’re joining the annual march again this Sat 29 Oct, assemble 12 noon, Trafalgar Sq.   Please come to support and let your networks know. Look out for our banner. More info here:  https://4wardeveruk.org/2022/10/uffc-announce-the-2022-annual-rally-demonstration/

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Free Mumia! Key hearing 26 Oct, Philadelphia

By Global Women's Strike | 25th October 2022

Dear Friends, PACKING THE PHILADELPHIA COURT This Wednesday 26 Oct in support of Mumia Abu-Jamal An important hearing is being held 26 Oct that could lead to reopening Mumia Abu-Jamal’s case, establish his innocence and secure his release. v  Links to court live-stream & what you can do: linktr.ee/mumia v  More info from Love Not…

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