The feminist group INSOMNIA took another action in Paris on the occasion of the risk of losing abortion rights in France.
The feminist group INSOMNIA took a remarkable action in Paris on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
Feminist activists in Greece have formed a movement to fight against patriarchy: No Tolerance!
UPDATE: Jacqueline is now free! - 28/12/16 After 14 months of hard work and campaigning run by feminist in France, Jacqueline Sauvage will finally be freed! Jacqueline was condemned to 10 years in prison on 10th of October 2014. Feminists protested and created a petition for Hollande to grant his forgiveness, which was signed almost 400.000 … Continue reading Free Jacqueline Sauvage and make her case an example for violence against women law to pass in France!
25/11/2014 Rafael Trujillo was one of the cruelest dictators in the history of South America. In 1931, he was elected President of the Dominican Republic by public vote after a military coup. Over the years of his dictatorship, he refused to step down from his throne and ruled over the country for 31 years. The … Continue reading Three women who defeated a dictator: The Mirabal sisters
16/09/2015 Well-behaved vs. misbehaved feminists: FEMEN This Saturday, 12th of September, FEMEN organized a protest at a Muslim Conference: “The women at honor”. Only 1 of the 10 speakers of this women themed conference was a woman, and there were cooking shows and Islamic women’s clothing fashion parades. Two FEMEN activists participated at the speech … Continue reading The excluded ‘misbehaved’ feminists: FEMEN
The woman who ran a marathon with blood running down her legs: Kiran Gandi Most of us women bleed each month. The unfertilized eggs from our womb leave our body so that our womb refreshes itself for the next reproduction cycle. So that we can give birth to life. It’s not sacred, or holy, it’s … Continue reading The woman who ran a marathon with blood running down her legs: Kiran Gandi
11/06/2015 Once upon a time, there was a scientist who lived in England. The name of this scientist was Tim Hunt and in 2001 he won a Nobel Prize for discovering protein molecules that control the division of cells, which contributed a lot to cancer treatment medicine. Congratulations to Mr. Scientist! This year Tim Hunt … Continue reading Distractingly sexy!
19/04/2015 Each month for at least 3 days (it could last up to 10 days when I was an adolescent) I bleed! As my unfertilized eggs leave my body, my womb refreshes itself for the next month, so that I can reproduce. I bleed each month so that humankind can continue, but how dare do … Continue reading How dare we bleed?
25/02/2015 Dear men of Turkey, I see that you are in an odd state of shame and unacceptance these days. You keep asking: “When did all men become perverts?” “How did we come here?” “Why do we read about femicide on the news every single day?” You read about femicide on the news each day … Continue reading An open letter to the men of Turkey