On this, the International Day to End Violence Against Women, IWA hopes to encourage our sisters to continue the fight against tyranny and all forms of political repression. All over the world women face violence daily – not just at the hands of family members or in exploitative working conditions spawned by a profit-oriented economic system – but also from the State. The imperialist despot – the United States – has empowered countless dictators and tyrants to assume power and terrorize women all over the world.
The International Women’s Alliance, which brings together militant grassrootswomen’s organizations to promote women’s human rights around the world, remainssteadfast in its solidarity with socialist Cuba that has been defending its right tosovereignty against U.S. imperialist intervention for over 60 years. Besides untold assassination attempts on Cuban leaders and other forms of illegalimperialist sabotage, the U.S.Continue reading “IWA says “Hands Off Cuba!” “End the illegal U.S. blockade NOW!””
On June 15, 2021 in sitio Panukmoan located in Diatagon, Lianga, Surigao del Sur on the the north eastern part of the island of Mindanao, three Lumad were killed when the 3rd Special Forces Battalion Philippine Army indiscriminately fired on a group of six who were harvesting abaca fibers. Those killed were Willy Rodriguez, LenieContinue reading “Justice for Lianga Massacre”
Seventy three years ago, on May 15th, Zionists enacted a mass expulsion of indigenous Palestinians from their land. In 1948, 700,000 people were violently removed from their homes in cities like Haifa and Safad. 20,000 Palestinians were brutally murdered as they fought to keep their ancestral land. Today, Palestinians around the world mark this dayContinue reading “IWA Stands in Solidarity with the Palestinian Struggle for Liberation on Nakba 73”
The International Women’s Alliance recognizes May Day as an important day for workers around the world to fight the system that keeps them, as well as most people in society, exploited and oppressed. Today marks the second time the International Workers’ Day has been celebrated in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic and economicContinue reading “Women Workers Continue to Struggle Against Exploitation and Oppression Amidst the Ongoing Pandemic”
On this March 8, the International Women’s Alliance commemorates over 100 years of the struggle of working women demanding better working conditions, gender equality and national liberation. We continue to uplift the voices of the most exploited and oppressed people around the world, the women laborers, domestic servants, landless peasants, farm workers, factory workers, urban poor, and the unemployed.
The International Women’s Alliance expresses its solidarity with the people of Myanmar in their fight to kick out the military dictatorship that has occupied their country. We support their call to ensure genuine democracy and ensure justice and freedom for all people of Myanmar. As the whole world is still battling the COVID-19 pandemic andContinue reading “Uphold people’s democracy in Myanmar!”