Category Archives: Los Angeles

AF3IRM Calendar for the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

[Information on this page may be updated - be sure to check back for the latest details] November 25: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women New York | Altar of Homage and Remembrance: Missing, Murdered and Trafficked Women Foley Square, … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM National Organizing Director Talks About Ezell Ford, Police Militarization and Police Brutality on Hard Knock Radio

AF3IRM National Organizing Director Ivy Quicho is one of the guests of Davey D on Hard Knock Radio.  She talks about the protests in Los Angeles after the shooting of Ezell Ford by LAPD and also discusses how women are impacted by police brutality and the effects of police militarization. Read more about the show here and listen to … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM and Espacio 1839 welcome A Trail For Humanity to Los Angeles; Highlight the plight of women and children from Central America to Palestine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2014 Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director [email protected] (323) 813-4272 LOS ANGELES --- Mothers and their children who have been walking from the Bay Area to the US/Mexico border arrive in Boyle Heights on August 12th. These women and children are making the journey of more than 300 miles for A Trail for Humanity to shed light on the human rights … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM LA’s Statement Supporting the Comfort Women Statue in Glendale, CA

Presented March 8th, 2014 in Glendale, CA  at the International Women's Day Comfort Women Press Conference organized by the Korean American Forum of America

AF3IRM is an anti-imperialist transnational feminist organization and we stand firmly with you all today in demanding a formal apology from the Japanese Government to the comfort women and to oppose the recent lawsuit against the … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM Los Angeles March 7th Event: “Bridging Stories Across Our Backs”

IWD2014dFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 4, 2014 Rachel Escosia & Gayle Palma, AF3IRM LA Coordinators [email protected] 310-913-0375 On March 7th, the Los Angeles chapter of AF3IRM will present “Bridging Stories Across Our Backs” – a night of political art, poetry, hip hop, dance, and song by women of the transnational Los Angeles community. As we celebrate 25 … Continue Reading ››