feminism



From SocialistWorker.org: Bernie Sanders’ decision to support an anti-choice Democrat reveals a deeper problem with a party that routinely gives ground on abortion rights, writes Leela Yellesetty. April 26, 2017 BERNIE SANDERS drew fire from abortion rights supporters last week when, as part of the Democratic National Committee’s “Unity Tour,” […]

Why is “unity” at the expense of choice?


Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch at his Senate confirmation hearing (C-Span | Wikimedia Commons)
https://socialistworker.org/2017/03/28/an-enemy-of-choice-revealed There are plenty of reasons to oppose the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, but it doesn’t look like Democrats will meet the occasion, writes Michelle Farber. March 28, 2017 IN THE aftermath of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s Senate confirmation hearings to be a Supreme Court justice, one […]

An enemy of choice revealed



Tuesday, March 7 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 Amidst stunning attacks on reproductive rights and appaling sexism, homophobia and transphobia emanating from the white house, a new struggle is rising for women’s liberation. In solidarity […]

March 7: Strike Back! The Fight for Reproductive Justice


https://socialistworker.org/2017/02/13/an-abortion-rights-emergency Fed up with the continual anti-choice onslaught, years of ever-increasing legal restrictions and now an emboldened right wing holding rallies at clinics across the country calling for Planned Parenthood to be defunded, pro-choice forces turned out to loudly oppose the anti-choicers and defend the clinics. SocialistWorker.org contributor Leela Yellesetty, […]

An abortion rights emergency


https://socialistworker.org/2017/02/08/our-answer-to-anti-choice-intimidation Clinic defender and former abortion provider Michelle Farber explains why Planned Parenthood’s call for pro-choice protesters to stay away is the wrong strategy. February 8, 2017 I PULL up to the sidewalk outside my local Planned Parenthood clinic, coffee in hand, and stare out the windows, a light drizzle […]

Our answer to anti-choice intimidation



Tuesday, February 7 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 This week’s meeting will primarily focus on the upcoming nationwide protests to defend Planned Parenthood and abortion rights, including the local protest taking place in Kent. On February […]

Feb. 7: The Movement for Abortion Rights


Tuesday, March 8 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 MARCH 8 is International Working Women’s Day, and though its revolutionary history is typically overlooked, it was inspired by the struggles of working-class women–and declared by socialist women […]

Mar. 8: International Women’s Day and the Socialist Strategy for ...