UK Gender Newswire Archive
13-10-2007 14:14The next in the monthly series of anarchist educationals in Next to Nowhere will be this Thursday October 18th at 7.30. We will be focusing on anarchism and feminisms - discussion anarcha feminism, radical feminism, autonomist feminist and possibly other varieties and their relationship to anarchist thought and struggle.
10-10-2007 15:24HUNDREDS of marchers will "reclaim the night" when they take to the city's streets for a rally highlighting violence against women. Both women and men will take part in the event to raise awareness of domestic abuse and a culture in which women feel unsafe walking alone at night.
08-10-2007 00:11feminists come to liverpool, hurrah!
The Plough, Kilburn Street, Easton
8pm til real late - £4/£3 donation on the door
02-10-2007 10:05International Day of Action for Radical Community Responses to Sexual Assault - November 30th 2007
01-10-2007 14:13The second socialist feminist Feminist Fightback conference takes place at the University of East London on Saturday 20 October.
30-09-2007 12:26Obviously Ahmadinejad was not saying "We don’t have any homosexuals whatsoever in Iran" —something nobody in the world would believe, not even in Iran. And by implication, he was not telling his audience, I am a plain liar! —something which his audience at Columbia and the American media construed him to be saying.
27-09-2007 23:31In my opinion Iran under its current president is slowly but certainly moving up the ladder of economic justice and democratic development, and we in the west, Europeans and Americans alike under our corrupt and cynical leaders are moving downwards rapidly.
This should not be done by those masquerading as our leaders.
25-09-2007 20:53Now we have article 41.In brief, it says go to your cleric and he will deal with whatever issues you have.
19-09-2007 19:56Details of upcoming meeting in Leeds
17-09-2007 15:15More details of the second Feminist Fightback conference, which takes place at the University of East London on Saturday 20 October 2007.
12-09-2007 16:57The Iranian woman is no longer considered an illegal immigrant, she is now
a refugee awaiting asylum. Her first thoughts went to the friends who have
helped her and rescued her three times from the plane deporting her to her death.
12-09-2007 13:53Organised by the International Union of Sex Workers, Education Not for Sale Women and others as part of the No Borders camp (19-24 September - see www.noborders.org.uk)
11-09-2007 21:58Following is a message from the Friends of Pegah, for background information about her case see: "Save Pegah Emambakhsh from British Prison and Iranian Lashes" http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/sheffield/2007/08/379602.html
We have some good news at last! Pegah was granted bail this morning, is now out of Yarls Wood Detention Centre and back with people who will love and care for her. The Court of Appeal have also agreed to hear her case. It will be listed within the next couple of weeks and will be heard sometime in the next few months, we believe.
11-09-2007 08:18Women in Black anti-arms fair vigil: Wednesday 13 September, 6.00 to 7.00, Edith Cavell Statue, St Martin's Lane, just above Trafalgar Square, London
September 8th, 2007, Pegah has sent through this mutual friend a message for
all the groups, activists, politicians and everyday people who are trying to
solve her case.
08-09-2007 11:14The African woman who found herself charged with 7 counts of police assault after a brutal and humiliating dawn raid on her home was acquitted yesterday. The jury trial at Glasgow Sheriff Court lasted the whole week and represented a further ordeal for a severely traumatised woman.