by: Ma. Lorena Barros
In the January 26, l972 issue of the Philippine Collegian, there appeared an article by Ms. Susan G. Ramirez on “Women’s Liberation, MAKIBAKA and Involvement.” The article, which aims to impart greater understanding of women’s liberation and to correct MAKIBAKA’s sectarian nature, certainly shows a highly sectarian prescription of women’s [...]
Since the brutal murder of Özgecan Aslan, a 20-year-old student by a driver in Mersin, Turkey, ten thousands of women in Turkey and Northern Kurdistan have been rebelling. In Mersin, Gazi antep, Ankara, Adana, Istanbul, Amed, Hakkari, Manisa, Aydın, Çanakkale, Şanlıurfa, Trabzon, Nusaybin, Siirt, Yüksekova, Doğubayazıt, Muş, Van, Ağrı, Derik and many other cities [...]
El régimen patriarcal en la comunidad primitiva y su tránsito al régimen de la propiedad privada y la construcción del Estado como instrumento que permita la detención del Poder, ha ido delineando, históricamente, los distintos fundamentos y formas de dominación de la mujer con la finalidad de garantizar el debilitamiento de las clases oprimidas [...]
SOBRE EL MOVIMIENTO FEMENINO POPULAR.
También las circunstancias del Comité Regional de Ayacucho en 1968, y dentro de éstas la lucha de la Facción Roja por recuperar la dirección del Comité, de un lado; y de otro, el aumento del número de universitarias, con el correspondiente incremento de feristas, sumada a la acción [...]
by Ma. Lorena Barros
Pugadlawin Taon 18 Blg. 3; Enero-Pebrero, l971
The oppression of women in Philippine society cannot be isolated from the oppressive character of the society as a whole. Filipino women comprise what has been described by Juliet Mitchell (in Women: the Longest Revolution) as “half a totality.” Filipino women are fundamental [...]
SIT-IN AT THE TURKISH EMBASSY!
Take up the appeal of Kurdish comrades
Let’s Organize, the same day, rallies and initiatives in every city of women in solidarity with the Kurdish women fighters, against Isis and imperialism!
From the interview with Asia, a Kurdish representative attending the meeting on 11 October:
The Revolutionary Proletarian Feminist Movement, generated organization of PCm Italy, salutes today, from this international meeting, with deep revolutionary joy, the 10th anniversary of the formation of the Communist Party of India (Maoist), party leading the great people’s war in India against the increasingly reactionary Indian state and imperialism; we salute all the members [...]
The International Meeting in support to people’s war in India on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the formation of the CPI (Maoist) has been successfully held. It was attended by delegates and representatives of political parties and organizations from Brazil, Turkey, Germany, Galicia, France, Austria, Italy, Netherlands. Messages was sent from Canada, [...]
Martyrdom : 17-03-2007
Comrade Lusiya Titayo, 3 yr old Beronica Titayo
Com. Lusiya belonged to the village Chormanda of Netarhat thana of Mahuatand prakhand of Latehar district She was raised in the Chormanda village. She was an adivasi and had embraced Christianity. Since her father Joseph Titayo’s economic condition was not good, he [...]
MEDIA RELEASE By MALAYA LIBERTAD Spokesperson, Malayang Kilusan ng Bagong Kababaihan (MAKIBAKA) 25 March 2014
Hundreds of women members of the underground movement MAKIBAKA (Liberated Movement of New Women), a member organization of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) staged a lightning rally at downtown Carriedo, Manila early morning today in celebration [...]