Tag Archives: International Women’s Day

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 ››

This Saturday: No Borders! No Nations! End Deportations! Noise Demo by AF3IRM SF Bay Area

In recognition of International Women’s Day, AF3IRM SF/Bay Area calls on the community to join us in solidarity with all immigrants for a noise demonstration outside of the Bay Area’s largest ICE Detention Facility - the Contra Costa West County Detention Facility in Richmond, CA. On March 11th, we stand with all immigrants, denounce the targeting of migrant women including, Guadalupe … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM: Now is the Time for the Feminist Uprising!

NATIONAL - This International Working Women’s Day and Women’s Month, AF3IRM raises the call for the Feminist Uprising! On Sunday, March 5th, we took to the streets of downtown Los Angeles with 3,000 people for our third straight International Women’s Day March and we will join the actions for the International Women’s Strike on March 8th with women in … Continue Reading ››

Women’s March Shuts Down Streets of Los Angeles in the Name of Justice and Liberation

For Immediate Release Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director [email protected] 323/813-4272 LOS ANGELES--A march with an estimated 2,000 participants, organized by two feminists of color groups, AF3IRM and Ovarian Psyco-Cycles, shut down the streets of downtown Los Angeles this past Sunday. It was obvious from the onset that this was no ordinary march - as AF3IRM National Chair Jollene Levid stated, “when our history books … Continue Reading ››

Organized and Dangerous: Women Push Onward to Liberation

For Immediate Release Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director [email protected] 323-813-4272 NATIONAL--AF3IRM celebrates International Women’s Day -- also known as International Working Women’s Day -- the best way we know how: by affirming the absolute necessity of women-led organizing and fighting for liberation! The strength and courage of women is transformative and powerful. We know the roots of International Women’s Day in the strikes and struggles … Continue Reading ››