We the Red Women`s Comittee Hamburg mobilized for the International Women`s Day under the slogan „Proletarian Feminism for Communism!“. Part of the mobilization were posters and flyers, as well as an information event, which addressed and explained the proletarian feminism. In addition, in a central square of the University of Hamburg, a [...]
11 March 2013. A World to Win News Service
This year on 8 March, International Women’s Day, as thousands of women were marching in central London to protest violence against women, a woman was performing a protest dance in Underground station where she had been harassed and molested. At the same time a [...]
8 March 2001 is the 91st anniversary of the International Women’s Day (IWD), which was first declared in 1910. In that year, Clara Zetkin, inspired by the working class women’s movement in America, proposed to the Second International Conference of the Socialist Working Women that an annual celebration of women’s day be held. [...]
First of all we would like to note that our original intervention was not as JMP seems to have interpreted it a challenge to the legitimacy of the project of proletarian feminism as the necessary development of a feminist discourse which upholds the leadership of the party, the dictatorship of the proletariat, the [...]
We have long argued that a “proletarian feminism” which fails to take account of gender as a material production relation is not in fact a through scientific analysis but an objectively chauvinist ideological discourse. The RCP-PCR’s treatment of the matter is as good a case study as any:
Lets examine Chapter Eight of their [...]
(The following is the text of a paper that Silvia Federici wrote in 1980 for a Conference convened by the Centro Studi Americani in Roma on “The Economic Policies of Female Labor in Italy and the United States.” The Conference was held in Rome on December 9-11, 1980 and was co-sponsored by the German [...]
"We are people living in the world of property relationships, a world of sharp class contradictions and of an individualistic morality. We still live and think under the heavy hand of an unavoidable loneliness of spirit."
Among the many problems that demand the consideration and attention of contemporary mankind, sexual problems are undoubtedly [...]
Imperialist extermination or communist revolution. Its your choice
MILAN/ROME, March 7 (Reuters) – Climate change bringing floods and drought, growing biofuel demand and national policies to protect domestic markets could drive up global food prices and threaten long-term food security, the United Nations said.
High and volatile food prices are a growing global [...]