Category Archives: National

AF3IRM May Day 2014 Actions & Activities

AF3IRM will participate in marches and rallies from coast to coast for May Day/International Workers' Day! Thursday, May 1st, 2014 Los Angeles  | May Day March AF3IRM LA  will be marching with California Latinas for Reproductive Justice (CLRJ) 10am-2pm | Downtown Los Angeles March will start at the Chinatown Dragon Gates (Cesar Chavez St & Hill St) and end at the Federal Detention Center (Alameda … Continue Reading ››

Stand with Grace Victory: Supreme Court decision affirms mother’s right to pass family name to children!

For Immediate Release March 24, 2014 Contact: Ivy Quicho, AF3IRM LA [email protected] | 951-333-4306 NATIONAL-- AF3IRM and supporters of the Stand with Grace Coalition celebrate another win, as Grande’s right to pass her last name to her children is preserved. On March 5, 2014 the Philippine Supreme Court ruled that the, “Respondent’s [Antonio’s] position that the court can order the minors to use his … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM’s 2014 International Working Women’s Day Statement

For Immediate Release March 7, 2014 Contact: Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director [email protected] (323) 813-4272

On March 8th, more than any day, we, the women of AF3IRM, salute all women, their struggles, and their stories in honor of International Working Women’s Day and Women’s History Month. This day was born from the New York City women garment workers in 1857 and born … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM’s International Working Women’s Day & Women’s History Month Calendar

MARCH 7th, 2014 Los Angeles | IWD Celebration: Bridging Stories Across Our Backs 6:30PM @ The Park's Finest, Los Angeles Facebook Invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/213438248853217/ New York | Women Organizations Building Women Power Panel  - part of Women Empowerment Week facilitated by Da Urban Butterflies (ft AF3IRM NY's Ninotchka Rosca) 4:00-6:00PM @ Borough of … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM Marks Milestone 15 Years of the Purple Rose Campaign, Renews Resolve for Justice with Launch of Transnational Work Here and Abroad

1395312_582669758491666_489759508_n National Chair Jollene Levid at the "Relief, Rebuild & Remember" fundraiser in San Diego (Photo Credit: JoAnn Fields)

For Immediate Release February 14, 2014 Barbra Ramos AF3IRM | National Communications Director (323) 813-4272 | [email protected]

NATIONAL - 2014 marks the fifteenth anniversary of the Purple Rose Campaign. For fifteen years, we, the women of AF3IRM and previously … Continue Reading ››