The Many Burdens Of Women’s Work

By Chelsea Nash, Rabble.ca. -

My younger sister, 18, is in her first year of college studying marine navigation. She sees herself travelling the world one day, the captain of a cruise ship or similarly large [...]

Women Lead, Resist And Thrive – Even In The Midst Of Crises

By Heather Elaydi and Ayushi Kalyan, Equal Times. -

The past decade, particularly 2020 with the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, has shone a light on the full extent of existing inequalities in the world. Ahead of this International Women’s Day, [...]

Patriarchy And The Pandemic

By Surangya, People's Dispatch. -

The COVID-19 pandemic has made it agonizingly clear that the systems under which we are living were already broken. The pandemic has only exacerbated the crisis of the capitalist system and [...]

Why Women Will Prove More Vulnerable Than Men In This Pandemic Moment Of Economic Crisis

By Rebecca Gordon, Tom Dispatch. -

Before I found myself “sheltering in place,” this article was to be about women’s actions around the world to mark March 8th, International Women’s Day. From Pakistan to Chile, women in their [...]

#Mexico: “We Don’t Give Up and Don’t Give In” Call For Collective Action

By National Indigenous Congress, Enough is Enough. -

As a “Women’s” working group of the CIG, we would like to remember the words of Comandanta Yesica at the end of her closing speech at the Second International Gathering of Women who Struggle held [...]

Second Zapatista Gathering Of Women Who Struggle

By Radio Zapatista, It's Going Down. -

We dreamed “that the patriarchy burned” and that it was possible to inhabit spaces free of cruelty. For a long time, we graffitied it, theorized it, protested for it, and proposed it. We then [...]

On Good Guys And Bad Guys

By Robert Jensen, commondreams.org -

By Robert Jensen for Common Dreams - I am not as abusive as Harvey Weinstein, nor as narcissistic as Bill O’Reilly. I’m more respectful to women than Donald Trump, and not as sleazy as Anthony [...]

Online Censorship, Learned Patriarchy & No NAFTA 2

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.occupy.com -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Occupy - This week on Act Out!, can you see me from your digital filter bubble? The scary thing is you probably don't even realize that everything you see online is, in [...]

Black Women Work 7 months In 2017 Equal Pay Of White Men In 2016

By Staff, www.epi.org -

By Staff for Economic Policy Institute. July 31st is Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, the day that marks how long into 2017 an African American woman would have to work in order to be paid the same [...]

Flood The System Organizing Booklet – Movement Momentum

By Flood The System, www.floodthesystem.net -

By Flood The System - We envision Flood the System as a step towards building the DNA of a robust movement that has the collective power to challenge global capitalism, racism, patriarchy, and [...]

Democracy Only For Rich White Guys: Explaining America’s Inequalities

By Sean McElwee, www.salon.com -

By Sean McElwee in Salon - More than a century ago, German scholar Werner Sombart published a book entitled ”Warum gibt es in den Vereinigten Staaten keinen Sozialismus?” or, “Why Is There No [...]

National Plutocrat Radio: Corporate 1%’s Dominate NPR’s Boards

By Aldo Guerrero, www.fair.org -

For a public radio service, NPR is notoriously known for its lack of diversity within its staff, audience and guests invited onto their shows—problems that NPR has itself acknowledged [...]

LGBT Immigrant Rights Protesters Arrested Near White House

By Dhyana Taylor and Jacob Kerr, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Dhyana Taylor and Jacob Kerr In Huffington Post - Six LGBT immigrant rights activists were arrested Tuesday after blocking a street near the White House to protest the Obama administration's [...]

Why I Let My Son Wear A Dress

By Frida Berrigan, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

Research shows that a strict gender education for girls and boys starts at birth. Terrence Real, a family therapist and author of “I Don’t Want to Talk About It: Overcoming the Secret Legacy of [...]

Former B’more Police Officer Comes Clean About Brutality

By Michael McLaughlin, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Michael McLaughlin in Huffington Post - A former Baltimore police sergeant took to Twitter Wednesday to air a stunning list of acts he said he participated in and witnessed during his 11 years [...]

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