women & feminism

Food for the mind!

August 2020

Unfortunately, we are still mid-pandemic. Fortunately, there’s lots of good stuff to watch, listen to, and read. Here’s an internationalist selection.

FSP speaks to all of me as a working-class Chicana

August 2020

MEChA activist Christina López gave up on politics during Clinton’s presidency. But after getting involved with FSP and RW, she “finally understood why the rich get richer and the poor get poorer.”

Mrs. America — how the ERA was lost

August 2020

A riveting miniseries streaming on Hulu that tells the history of the 1970s battle for women’s equal rights, with important lessons for finishing the fight.

Defend the right to protest

July 1, 2020

A statement by the Seattle/Puget Sound Freedom Socialist Party addressing the dismantling of the CHOP protest zone and the mayor’s campaign to get rid of socialist city council member Kshama Sawant.

Shout out to intrepid women warriors

June 2020

The global upsurge of feminist organizing the past few years is stunning. Numerous organizations across the Americas, Europe and beyond are in border-busting collaboration.