Tag: International Women’s Strike

Feminism for the 99%: A Debate about Strategy

At the beginning of 2018, U.S. based activists and intellectuals* called for the construction of a “feminism for the 99%.” This idea, inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement of 2011, gave shape to the manifesto signed by Nancy Fraser, Cinzia Arruzza and Tithi Bhattacharya, which appeared on March 8 of this year. We publish some reflections on the new wave of feminism and the anti-capitalist perspective proposed by its authors. [1]

[VIDEO] Hilton Workers Walk the Picket Line for Women’s Rights

Left Voice walks the picket line with Hilton workers demanding a fair contract on #InternationalWomensDay. The picket further included workers of the nearby Hyatt and community supporters from the International Women’s Strike CT. Power to the Hilton Workers!

Feminism for the 99%: A Debate about Strategy

At the beginning of 2018, U.S. based activists and intellectuals* called for the construction of a “feminism for the 99%.” This idea, inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement of 2011, gave shape to the manifesto signed by Nancy Fraser, Cinzia Arruzza and Tithi Bhattacharya, which appeared on March 8 of this year. We publish some reflections on the new wave of feminism and the anti-capitalist perspective proposed by its authors. [1]

[VIDEO] Hilton Workers Walk the Picket Line for Women’s Rights

Left Voice walks the picket line with Hilton workers demanding a fair contract on #InternationalWomensDay. The picket further included workers of the nearby Hyatt and community supporters from the International Women’s Strike CT. Power to the Hilton Workers!

Highlights from International Women’s Strike Around the World

On March 8, women organized the second International Women’s Strike in more than 150 countries. In the Spanish State alone, five million people mobilized. In Argentina, this year’s march marked one of the largest in a year of mobilizations. One of the slogans at the march was: “If our lives are worthless, try to produce without us”! In the U.S., mobilizations were held in New York, Los Angeles, and other cities across the country. Although much smaller than January’s Women’s March, these mobilizations provide a political direction for the fight against deeply ingrained sexism and sexual violence. This political direction