Posts in: women & feminism

Las empleadas de la ciudad transmiten la fuerza de #MeToo a Seattle

2 de abril de 2018

El Día de San Valentín, un grupo de decididos empleados de la ciudad y sus partidarios desafiaron los vientos helados y la lluvia con un “Grito de Justicia y Rosas” frente al Ayuntamiento de Seattle. Organizado por el grupo de bases, Seattle Silence Breakers (los Rompedores del Silencio) (SSB, según sus siglas en inglés), el… Read more »

Letters to the editor, April 2018

April 2018

A response to the article on Socialist Alternative; anti-fascists pepper-sprayed; view from an inmate; International Women’s Day greeting.

Mobilise Now Against Backward Laws: Equal Access to Reproductive Technology

Summer/Autumn 2000

The patriarchal nuclear family may have disappeared from most households, but it’s alive and kicking in Victoria’s fertility laws. In August last year, a lesbian police officer was charged with using an in vitro fertility (IVF) treatment. According to the Victorian Infertility Treatment Act (ITA), only married or heterosexual defacto couples can legally access IVF… Read more »

Welcome the New Century: Meet Revolutionary Women Leaders From Cuba!

Summer/Autumn 2000

Going to Cuba, as I did in 1997, is absolutely eye-opening. One day I was packaging bread for Buttercup; the next, I was landing at Havana’s international airport where murals said: “We believe in the Revolution. We believe in Socialism.” Stepping from Howard’s Australia into a workers’ state is a breathtaking experience. I was among… Read more »