Tag Archives: Palestine

AF3IRM Calls for Freedom for Rasmea, End the Zionist Attacks on Palestinian and Palestine Solidarity Activists!

NATIONAL--AF3IRM, a transnational feminist, anti-imperialist organization, denounces the arrest and charges brought against community organizer Rasmea Odeh. On October 22, 2013, Rasmea was arrested at the age of 67 in Chicago based on charges of immigration fraud. Her trial started this week in Detroit, Michigan. If convicted, she will face up to ten years in prison, a $250,000 fine, and … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM and Espacio 1839 welcome A Trail For Humanity to Los Angeles; Highlight the plight of women and children from Central America to Palestine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2014 Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director [email protected] (323) 813-4272 LOS ANGELES --- Mothers and their children who have been walking from the Bay Area to the US/Mexico border arrive in Boyle Heights on August 12th. These women and children are making the journey of more than 300 miles for A Trail for Humanity to shed light on the human rights … Continue Reading ››

Reasons Why The Freedom of Palestine is a Transnational/Women of Color Feminist Issue

1. GENOCIDE: Israeli parliamentarian Ayelet Shaked has called for the specific killing of Palestinian mothers and children to end the generations of resistance to occupation. One Palestinian child has been killed by the Israeli military every 3 days since 2000. Targeting of women and children to obliterate a population echoes the sterilization and separation of Native … Continue Reading ››

AF3IRM Speaks Out Against Border Brutalities: Women Seek to Tear Down Walls, From Palestine to the US and Mexico!

For Immediate Release July 18,  2014 Contact: Barbra Ramos | National Communications Director | [email protected] | (323) 813-4272 Katrina Socco |  National Programme Coordinator | [email protected] Zeena Aljawad | AF3IRM Irvine/Orange County | [email protected]

This weekend, in five cities across the country, the women of AF3IRM take to the streets to demand justice against border brutalities! As transnational feminists, we stand with the women … Continue Reading ››

Remembering a history carved in Palestinian land and blood, AF3IRM Women echo their cries on Al Nakba

AF3IRM Statement on Al Nakba 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Barbra Ramos, National Communications Director, [email protected] Zeena Aljawad, AF3IRM Orange County, [email protected] As an anti-imperialist, transnational feminist organization, AF3IRM marks Al Nakba, the day after the creation of Israel in 1948 which forced the expulsion of over 700,000 Palestinians from their homeland by Israeli occupation. Today, on May 15th, AF3IRM renews its stance against the … Continue Reading ››