The International Women’s Strike is a network of women in more than 50 different countries that emerged through planning a day of action for March 8th, 2017.
In the spirit of that renewed radicalism, solidarity and internationalism, the International Women’s Strike US continues to be a national organizing center by and for women who have been marginalized and silenced by decades of neoliberalism directed towards the 99% of women: working women inside and outside of the home, women of color, Native women, disabled women, immigrant women, Muslim women, lesbian, CIS, queer and trans women.
We see our efforts as part of a new international feminist movement that organizes resistance not just against Trump and his misogynist policies, but also against the conditions that produced Trump, namely the decades long economic inequality, criminalization and policing, racial and sexual violence, and imperial wars abroad.
We aim to build relationships of solidarity between diverse organizations of women, and all those who seek to build a global feminist, working class movement.
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CANCEL KAVANAUGH. WALKOUT AGAINST PATRIARCHY WE ARE SURVIVORS, BELIEVE US. Join a National Walkout from all work, waged and unwaged, on Thursday, October 4 at 4:00 pm to protest the appointment of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court (FIND LOCAL ACTIONS HERE). In the wake of Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination and confirmation process to […]
Geneva, NY – In Geneva on March 8th, over two hundred women and their supporters walked out, went on strike, and rallied in front of FLX Live on Exchange Street in solidarity with women across the globe. From Madrid, to London, to Buenos Ares as well as across the United States, women took to the […]
Workers at the Stamford Hilton Hotel walked off the job Thursday March 8 to show their determination to get a good contract. They crowded the main hotel entry way for nearly 2 hours chanting, “No contract, No Peace.” Prominent on the line were housekeepers who had already proclaimed their solidarity with the women expected to march in […]
In solidarity with activists around the country, and women and sexual assault survivors everywhere, we are calling for aOctober 4 @ 12:00 pm
Thanks to the power of the #MeToo movement and the courage of Christine Blasey Ford, Deborah Ramirez, and nowOctober 4 @ 12:00 pm
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