UK Gender Newswire Archive
10-04-2008 15:28You are invited to a lovely party and workshops at the new women's social centre in Hackney, East London! This Saturday 12th April . 4a Corbridge Crescent, off Mare Street, Hackney E2.
10-04-2008 11:43A one day school on abortion rights and broader reproductive freedoms, aimed at feminist activists, trade unionists, students, school students and all those who want to fight for a woman's right to choose.
10-04-2008 10:03What he actually said is much worst then the media would let us believe
03-04-2008 23:05"Pro-lifers" (bit of a funny name when you think of how many deaths have been caused by backstreet abortions over the years) are coming to Sheffield to spread their anti-woman, anti-choice bullshit. Come along and tell them where they can their sanctimony!
services. This is not spoken of a lot because we are at a stage where 16 years
after the 'X' case , not one government has introduced abortion law.
Pro-life stand in the streets with images of eviscerated infants and argument is
reduced to: -Abortion is always wrong- which means we do not talk about the issues
of human rights, post-abortion continuity of care, medical abortion or
abortion by choice. It does not exist.
01-04-2008 19:35Nobel laureate and all round eco-warrior and politician Wangari Maathai was tear gassed in Kenya!
01-04-2008 10:05How vile is the BNP? Very.
28-03-2008 05:07I am documenting the History of Women Buskers and it is *really* difficult since practically nothing has been written down about this topic. I am doing research, reading books, looking through archives, talking to people, just trying to find leads as to where our own history is buried. I have been a busker for 28 years so I know some of our haunts and ways but I am looking for more info..
25-03-2008 21:20A teach in to lean about and campaign for reproductive freedoms, organised by Feminist Fightback.
18-03-2008 01:54Nations and U.S. territories within the Asia-Pacific region are treated as inferiors with limited sovereignty or agency in relation to U.S. foreign policy interests that go hand-in-hand with this racist/sexist ideology.
16-03-2008 15:10"It is not exactly amazing, but certainly worthy of attention, that when struggles by women, and gays, and black people for social justice are actually successful, the ruling class finds a way to appropriate those successes in its discursive strategies - so suddenly, an attack on Sudan would be anti-racist, a defense of black 'Africans' against 'Arabs' (who also happen to be black), while an attack on Iran would be about liberating gay people and women etc." (Lenin's Tomb)
13-03-2008 21:52Kurt Cobain's identity has been stolen 14 years after he killed himself at the age of 27.
11-03-2008 23:06DIY Health Weekend
March 15th-16th @ wominspace
4a Corbridge Crescent
London E2 9DS
EVERYONE GROUP REQUESTS URGENT MEETING WITH GORDON BROWN
10-03-2008 18:15Despite daunting problems, a new organisation is working for sexual and gender diversity in Palestinian society
REPORT WILL BE PRESENTED IN EUROPE
THE UK HOME OFFICE: "GAY PEOPLE CAN RETURN TO IRAN, IF THEY ARE 'DISCREET'"