Category Archives: Chapters

AF3IRM Los Angeles Announces Campaign to End Criminalization of Sex Trafficking Survivors in Massage Parlors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 11, 2018 Sylvia Cabrera, AF3IRM LA Co-Coordinator [email protected], (213) 537-7260 Jollene Levid, AF3IRM International Department (323) 456-4748 LOS ANGELES-- On Thursday, May 10th, AF3IRM Los Angeles (AF3IRM LA) unveiled its campaign to end the criminalization of sex trafficking survivors in Los Angeles County massage parlors as the next focus in its ongoing Purple Rose Campaign. The Los Angeles chapter of … Continue Reading ››

The Women’s Revolt Continues: Teachers’ Strikes Across the Nation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2018 Sylvia Cabrera, AF3IRM Los Angeles Co-Coordinator 213-537-7260 [email protected]

AF3IRM Los Angeles stands with and joins the national uprising of educators fighting for fair compensation, safe schools, and quality public education for students and their families. We send our solidarity to the educators of West Virginia, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arizona, and Colorado, whose strikes are the latest iteration of … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM LA’s SOYA Youth Briana: “We are choosing to fight”

Los Angeles--On the day of #MarchforOurLives, we in AF3IRM wanted to also uplift the voices of the youth with whom we work. We know that feminist future that we seek can be found in the youth who inspire us with their brilliance and their leadership. This speech was delivered by Briana Morales, one of the youth who participated in AF3IRM … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM NYC Stands in Solidarity with March for Our Lives; Underscores the Link with Misogyny, Domestic Violence and Mass Violence

NEW YORK — As our youth and students take to the streets today to compel Washington DC to enact stricter gun controls, AF3IRM NYC sends its support and gratitude to the hundreds of thousands of young people who have decided to take control of the state of violence in this nation.  By doing so, they take control of their and … Continue Reading ››