Category Archives: Irvine/Orange County

Join AF3IRM for International Women’s Day and Women’s Month!

We invite you to join AF3IRM for our events for International Women's Day and for the rest of Women's Month! We are proud to be able to present the International Women's Day March in Los Angeles for the third year in a row and to participate in the International Women's Strike. We will also have  a noise demo in solidarity with all immigrants in the San Francisco Bay Area. See our calendar below for more information.

2017 International Women's Day and Women's Month Calendar

Wednesday, March 1st South Bay - Los Angeles (CA) | … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM Orange County and AF3IRM South Bay collaborate to present the 2016 Summer School for Women’s Activism

For Immediate Release Contact: Priscilla Moreno,  AF3IRM Orange County & Angel Bartolome AF3IRM South Bay 323-543-5872 orangecounty@af3irm.org southbay@af3irm.org SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA--The AF3IRM chapters of Orange County and South Bay will be co-hosting the 2016 Summer School for Women’s Activism (SSoWA) in southern California. On four consecutive Saturdays, the school will be held from 9am to 12pm, with the first two in Carson and the last two sessions in Santa Ana. We invite you to join us in the reclaiming of our knowledge, challenge mainstream education and contributing to a collaborative vision for our collective liberations. Since 2011, AF3IRM Summer School … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM OC Podcast: “Mujeres de Las Maquiladoras”

NOW AVAILABLE! Orange County | Transnational Feminist Voices Podcast First Episode: “Mujeres de Las Maquiladoras” March 1, 2016 As part of our commitment to transnational feminism, AF3IRM Orange County discusses the femicides of Ciudad Juarez that began with NAFTA’s exploitation of Mexican labor. We seek to empower the voices of women of color who have risked their lives to fight for Juarez’s victims of trafficking and sexual violence. We are sharing this discussion with our community in support of AF3IRM’s Purple Rose Campaign – an international movement to stop the commodification of women and children’s bodies. RESOURCE LIST FOR THIS EPISODE Organizations … Continue Reading ››

Orange County | First Podcast Show: “Mujeres de Las Maquiladoras” on March 1st

As part of our commitment to transnational feminism, AF3IRM Orange County will be discussing the femicides of Ciudad Juarez that began with NAFTA's exploitation of Mexican labor. We seek to empower the voices of women of color who have risked their lives to fight for Juarez's victims of trafficking and sexual violence. We are sharing this discussion with our community in support of AF3IRM's Purple Rose Campaign - an international movement to stop the commodification of women and children's bodies. AF3IRM OC Podcast Tuesday, March 1        12:00 Noon Orange County … Continue Reading ››

Orange County | IWD Arts Market & AF3IRM OC Mixer

Join AF3IRM Orange County this Saturday, February 27th for their International Women's Day Arts Market & Mixer at El Centro in Santa Ana!
  • Come out and support AF3IRM OC and local artists!
  • Join us as we prepare for our annual International Women's Day march in Los Angeles!
  • Meet AF3IRM Orange County members and learn how to get involved.
To help prepare for the IWD's March, come with your art skills and your fave feminist quotes so we can fill the streets with our creative resistance! We will have some materials to use, but if you have some you want to donate or share, please … Continue Reading ››