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Young people internationally are being politicised by the oppression of women and LGBT people, opening up debates as to how this discrimination and inequality can be ended. EMMA QUINN (Socialist Party, CWI in Ireland) looks...

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In November, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review the most consequential case on abortion rights since the 1992 ruling in Planned Parenthood v. Casey. The case, Whole Woman’s Health v. Cole, addresses Texas law...

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Clinton’s Feminism

December 29, 2015

Breaking Glass Ceilings, Reinforcing the Corporate Agenda One hundred years ago, women lacked the right to vote. Sixty years ago, women were mostly relegated to the role of housewife, with only a narrow range of...

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No amount of demanding that people ‘check their privilege’ will eliminate social attitudes generated and sustained by capitalism. ...

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Grassroots activism and an independent third party free of corporate interests is needed to proactively fight for women’s right to the full spectrum of reproductive health services. ...

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We cannot rely on FIFA or the national governing bodies to build the women’s game. Every player and soccer fan should join together against unequal and unfair practices....

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In spite of all the important steps forward, there remains widespread oppression of women across the globe. This can be seen at its most extreme in societies where women are categorised as second class, and...

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Build a movement for Women’s Reproductive Rights In February Purvi Patel, an Indiana resident, became the first woman in the US to be convicted of “feticide;” and on March 30 she was sentenced to 41...

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She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry is a documentary that explores the eruption of the Women’s Liberation Movement in the late 1960s to the mid ‘70s in the United States....

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Eleanor Marx played a pivotal role in the mass strikes in the East End of London in the 19th century and campaigned for a mass workers’ party. She was to the forefront of the struggle...

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