“Could Prostitution Be Next to Be Decriminalized?” (NY Times)
NY chapter member Laura Ramirez quoted opposing the legalization of prostitution in NY.
“Propuesta para legalizar la prostitución crea controversia en Nueva York” (El Diario)
AF3IRM NY chapter co-coordinator, Claudia Lara, quoted opposing the legalization of prostitution in NY
“Stop the abortion bans: Filipina mother shares her story” (TFC Balitang America – YouTube)
AF3IRM Founding Chair Jollene Levid shares her story about late-term abortion.
“Alabama governor signs state-wide restrictive abortion law” (TFC Balitang America – YouTube)
AF3IRM Educational Director Olivia Canlas speaks out against the law which was signed in Alabama, the state she grew up in.
“Column: Sex-trafficking victims need help to get their voices heard” (Honolulu Star Advertiser) (PDF)
F3IRM Hawaii co-founder Nadine Ortega’s editorial piece on expanding the dialogue around the current moves to decriminalize prostitution to include those who think legalization is harmful and those marginalized and silenced.
“Pinoy sexual assault victims share experiences at #MeTooRally” (ABS-CBN)
AF3IRM National Chair Ivy Quicho speaks about sexual assault and abuse at the #MeToo March and Rally in Hollywood.
“A 12-Year-Old Warrior for Justice” (Ms Magazine)
An UPA Warrior for Justice and student of AF3IRM SF Bay Area’s Cory Jong is profiled.
“Liberate ‘Lolas’ with Eudocia in Our Hearts: US Filipinas Discuss ‘My Family’s Slave’” (Telesur English)
AF3IRM Hawaii coordinator Khara Jabola-Carolus shares perspectives on the story of Eudocia Tomas Pulido, the subject of Alex Tizon’s “My Family’s Slave” in The Atlantic.
“Shadia Mansour, First Lady of Arabic Hip-Hop, Shares Stories and Songs” (OC Weekly)
Coverage of AF3IRM LA event “Freedom Dreams: A Conversation with Shadia Mansour and Martha Gonzalez.”
International Women’s Day March in Los Angeles
- “Thousands March and Rally in Downtown Los Angeles for International Women’s Day” (Fox News LA)
- “A Look at the International Women’s Day March in Downtown LA” (NBC4 Los Angeles)
- “Nearly a Thousand Hit Streets of Downtown LA for International Women’s Day March” (NBC 4 Los Angeles)
- “Hundreds March in Downtown LA for Women’s Day” (CBS Los Angeles)
“Memories of US-based Resistance mark EDA celebration in LA” (Inquirer.net) (2017)
National Finance Director Angela Bartolome spoke at “People and the Power of Resistance from 1986 to Today” at the Pilipino Worker Center in Los Angeles.