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#MeToo: From Where We Stand – AF3IRM Hawai’i

HONOLULU—Workplaces in Hawai‘i—from Waikiki hotels to State Capitol halls— are hostile to women. Hawaiʻi under United States’ control has a history of subordinating women under men through law and culture. As a result, men as a class and as individuals hold more power, and they have abused this power.

Men’s systemic abuse of power continues to block … Continue Reading ››

International Working Women’s Day 2018: There is No Way But Forward – to a Feminist Future!

For Immediate Release March 8, 2018 Contact: Ivy Quicho, National Chairperson, [email protected] Mykie Ozoa, Hawai’i Chapter, [email protected] New York Chapter, [email protected] Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director, [email protected] NATIONAL — AF3IRM raises up the banner of Forward to a Feminist Future for International Working Women’s Day/International Women’s Day (IWD) on March 8 and throughout March for Women’s Month! Since Donald Trump’s inauguration in 2017, AF3IRM has led the … Continue Reading ››

March for the Feminist Future in honor of International Women’s Day in Downtown Los Angeles on March 3rd!

LOS ANGELES — On Saturday, March 3rd, the women of AF3IRM Los Angeles will bring people together in the streets of downtown LA in honor of International Women’s Day/International Working Women’s Day. Now in its fourth consecutive year, the march continues to be led by women-identified feminists of color and to make visible the needs and issues of women, especially … Continue Reading ››

Forward to a Feminist Future | Statement on the 1-year Anniversary of 45’s Inauguration and the Women’s March

As we mark  the one year anniversary of 45’s inauguration and the historic Women’s March, we the women in AF3IRM cannot state it enough: forward to a feminist future!

This past year, we have witnessed the growing activation of women around the country, moving from the Women’s March to #MeToo and #TimesUp. In 2017, AF3IRM brought women together as … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM’s 2017 Calendar for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

Saturday, Nov 25 
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (anniversary of the murder of the Mirabal sisters)
First day of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence
 
Sunday, Nov 26 
8:30pm to 10:30pm
Lestat's Coffee House
3343 Adams Ave, San Diego, California 92116
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