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On A Feminists U-Turn: A Torrid Tale of Disappointment and Discovery by Megan Carpentier
Posted by: Kathleen Quinn
IRANIAN WOMEN MARK 30 YEARS OF STRUGGLE TO RECLAIM OUR LIVES
International Women’s Day on March 8 has special meaning for me – this year, more than ever. I will be participating in a demonstration in Los Angeles on March 7 and sharing, long distance, in the power of another one in Sweden the next day.
Sussan G. is an Iranian German who was imprisoned in Iran for three years for her political work who continues to work with other Iranian and Afghan women in Germany. Carol Downer is a co-founder of the Feminist Women’s Health Center in 1973 in Los Angeles. She co-authored and is editor of several books on women’s health care, notably "A New View of a Woman’s Body." She is an attorney and a member of the board of Women’s Health Services in Chico, California.
Women of Color Need Human Rights, Not “Common Ground”
I don’t agree that President-elect Obama should only seek “common ground” on abortion and avoid standing up for the rights of poor women in our society.
Loretta J. Ross