Women Carers Fighting for the Right to not be Impoverished and Overworked

“Women face a dilemma. If we do the caring, men do not become carers with us but consumers of the care we provide. And if we refuse to care, those who need care suffer neglect and worse.”

Selma James, coordinator of the Global Women’s Strike had an article published in Open Democracy this week, reviewing core themes from this weekend’s Caring, Survival and Justice vs the Tyranny of the Market conference.