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Imagining the future: a weekend of socialist feminism

“The degree of emancipation of woman is the natural measure of general emancipation” wrote the ‘utopian socialist’ Charles Fourier two centuries ago. Any vision of an emancipated future must have women’s liberation at its core and running through it, as

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Imagining the future: a weekend of socialist feminism

“The degree of emancipation of woman is the natural measure of general emancipation” wrote the ‘utopian socialist’ Charles Fourier two centuries ago. Any vision of an emancipated future must have women’s liberation at its core and running through it, as

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All the Rage: a celebration of women in class struggle

A socialist feminist conference hosted by women in Workers’ Liberty A socialist feminist conference hosted by women in Workers’ Liberty – everyone welcome @ University College London, Cruciform Building, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT (the red building opposite the main quad)

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All the Rage: a celebration of women in class struggle

A socialist feminist conference hosted by women in Workers’ Liberty A socialist feminist conference hosted by women in Workers’ Liberty – everyone welcome @ University College London, Cruciform Building, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT (the red building opposite the main quad)

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Defend Bahar Mustafa!

By Cathy Nugent As a current mature MA student at Goldsmiths University I have been watching with increasing dismay the media storm, and swirl of half-truths and lies being spread around about the Student Union’s Welfare and Diversity Office, Bahar

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Defend Bahar Mustafa!

By Cathy Nugent As a current mature MA student at Goldsmiths University I have been watching with increasing dismay the media storm, and swirl of half-truths and lies being spread around about the Student Union’s Welfare and Diversity Office, Bahar

NCAFC Women occupy Senate House for International Women’s Day: build solidarity!

A group of women and non-binary activists organised by NCAFC Women, the women’s organisation of the left student network National Campaign Campaign Against Fees and Cuts, have occupied University of London’s headquarters, Senate House, to demand free education, workers’ rights

NCAFC Women occupy Senate House for International Women’s Day: build solidarity!

A group of women and non-binary activists organised by NCAFC Women, the women’s organisation of the left student network National Campaign Campaign Against Fees and Cuts, have occupied University of London’s headquarters, Senate House, to demand free education, workers’ rights

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Let’s talk about Marxist Feminism – a Workers’ Liberty reading group We will be meeting for 4 Monday’s, starting on Monday 20th April, to discuss Lisa Vogel’s “Marxism and the Oppression of Women, Toward a Unitary Theory”. First published in

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Let’s talk about Marxist Feminism – a Workers’ Liberty reading group We will be meeting for 4 Monday’s, starting on Monday 20th April, to discuss Lisa Vogel’s “Marxism and the Oppression of Women, Toward a Unitary Theory”. First published in

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Ditch the pink van and get some policies!

By Kate Harris Is it magenta? Is it cerise? Is it a “one nation colour”? Does anyone care? Regardless of how you spin it, the person or people who thought up using a Barbie-pink transit van to try to persuade

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Ditch the pink van and get some policies!

By Kate Harris Is it magenta? Is it cerise? Is it a “one nation colour”? Does anyone care? Regardless of how you spin it, the person or people who thought up using a Barbie-pink transit van to try to persuade

Two women every week

By Janine Booth In England and Wales, women are killed by current or former male partners at the rate of two a week. Thanks to Counting Dead Women for its work in telling these truths. One hour in every eighty-four

Two women every week

By Janine Booth In England and Wales, women are killed by current or former male partners at the rate of two a week. Thanks to Counting Dead Women for its work in telling these truths. One hour in every eighty-four

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Austerity cuts closing refuges

By Rosalind Robson Refuges across in England and Wales are being shut down as money for domestic violence services are cut and the national network of specialist safe houses is under threat. The threat comes from the competitive tendering process

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Austerity cuts closing refuges

By Rosalind Robson Refuges across in England and Wales are being shut down as money for domestic violence services are cut and the national network of specialist safe houses is under threat. The threat comes from the competitive tendering process

The personal is political: so what’s wrong with “identity politics”?

Women in Workers’ Liberty are reading, thinking and discussing towards writing a new socialist feminist pamphlet. As part of this we’re revisiting articles from our 1986 pamphlet – The Case for Socialist Feminism. In this month’s Women’s Fightback paper we reprinted

The personal is political: so what’s wrong with “identity politics”?

Women in Workers’ Liberty are reading, thinking and discussing towards writing a new socialist feminist pamphlet. As part of this we’re revisiting articles from our 1986 pamphlet – The Case for Socialist Feminism. In this month’s Women’s Fightback paper we reprinted

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Feminism is cool now – but where are the politics?

By Beth Redmond The number of young women openly calling themselves feminists is, in my experience, constantly increasing. In the four years between me starting university and now, the attitude of a large number of student women has shifted dramatically,

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Feminism is cool now – but where are the politics?

By Beth Redmond The number of young women openly calling themselves feminists is, in my experience, constantly increasing. In the four years between me starting university and now, the attitude of a large number of student women has shifted dramatically,

Everyday sexism: how do we fight back?

Gemma Short reviews Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates Everyday Sexism is based on a project which collected hundreds of thousands of stories, anecdotes and testimonials from women, contributed via Twitter and the everyday sexism blog. These make for uncomfortable reading.

Everyday sexism: how do we fight back?

Gemma Short reviews Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates Everyday Sexism is based on a project which collected hundreds of thousands of stories, anecdotes and testimonials from women, contributed via Twitter and the everyday sexism blog. These make for uncomfortable reading.