Category Archives: National

BUILDING POWER, AMPLIFYING VOICES: INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2020

The month of March sets out to amplify women’s voices, be it to celebrate organized resistance or rage against systems that have historically been anti-women. Though women’s lives are perpetually under attack, the first quarter of 2020 has so far been taken over by global events disruptive to our daily life: Trump coming close to declaring war against … Continue Reading ››

THE PURPLE ROSE, RADIANT & DEFIANT: A DECOLONIZED CAMPAIGN HONORING & UPLIFTING SURVIVORS

Purple roses in various shades of defiance flood social media on February 14, marking the 21st year of the Purple Rose Campaign, the bedrock of AF3IRM’s organizing history. The Purple Rose has symbolized our work in ensuring liberation-- the kind that’s uncompromising, unanchored from patriarchal demands that lead to exploitation-- for all womankind. The Purple Rose is … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM ANNOUNCES NEWLY ELECTED NATIONAL OFFICERS AND FIRST INTERNATIONAL CHAPTER

Los Angeles- AF3IRM is proud to announce its newly elected 2020-2023 National Executive Council (NEC) and the creation of its first international chapter in Puerto Rico. 

Comprised of leaders in AF3IRM from throughout the country, these are the women who have been elected to lead AF3IRM in the face of global fascism and US imperialism, toward a beautiful and liberated … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM SUPPORTS ZAPATISTA CALL TO COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN & ACKNOWLEDGES THE GLOBAL RESONANCE OF RULE #31

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Connie Huynh
AF3IRM National Chairperson, [email protected]


We have arrived inside the woods

where no one will see what 

we have come here to do.  

From The Mayan Song of Dzitbalche by Am Bam

 

CALIFORNIA, USA:   AF3IRM accepted the Semillas … Continue Reading ››

Comunicado De Af3irm Para El Segundo Encuentro Zapatista De Mujeres Que Luchan En Chiapas, México | Diciembre del 2019

AF3IRM was invited to join the Segundo Encuentro Internacional de Mujeres Que Luchan and joined on December 27, 2019, some 4000 women from 42 countries at the plateau of el Caracol de Morelia, Altamirano, Chiapas, Mexico, to engage in the discourse of women engaged in various struggles within their cultures and territories.

AF3IRM brought its message of affirmation for the physical … Continue Reading ››