Category Archives: 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Now Is The Time: #MeToo Speech by National Chair Ivy Quicho

As part of AF3IRM's 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence, we are releasing video and text of a version of the speech delivered at the #MeToo Survivors' March in Hollywood on Sunday, November 12, 2017 by AF3IRM National Chair Ivy Quicho.  Greetings! How are you all doing? My name is Ivy Quicho and I … 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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AF3IRM Statement for the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

NATIONAL--We in AF3IRM are witnessing and experiencing the intensification of violence against women with the rise of global neo-fascism (the U.S. President-elect’s administration included) and we know that its roots are deeply entangled with a centuries-old ideology - the perceived patriarchal right to access women’s bodies. As we end of the 16 Days of Women’s Activism Against Gender-Based … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Calendar

November 25th - December 10th 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 

November

Sunday, November 21st
New York | Asian Pacific Forum "Post-Elections Unscripted" - Interview with Ninotchka Rosca, Joan Ariete and Aree Worawongwasu  (Audio will be released soon)
For more info, contact: [email protected]

Thursday, November 24th
SF Bay Area | Indigenous People's Sunrise Gathering on Alcatraz For more info, contact: [email protected]

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Stand in Mourning for the Missing, Murdered, and Trafficked

AF3IRM NYC #MissingMurderedTraffickedJOIN US!

WHAT: Rally to commemorate and let the world know we are vehemently, institutionally against the murder and trafficking caused by gender violence. Join us at AF3IRM NYC for an afternoon of stories and sisterly empowerement. Send us your story if you'd like to share it with the public as … Continue Reading ››