Tag Archives: women’s liberation

#MeToo, Women’s Marches, International Women’s Day: Where do we go from here?

Here is a presentation given by Terry Moon to the Chicago Local of News and Letters Committees on March 19, 2018. #MeToo, Women’s Marches, International Women’s Day: Where do we go from here? Terry Moon, Chicago Local of News and … Continue reading

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From Trump’s trashing of women to #MeToo: Which way forward for women’s liberation?

Longtime women’s liberationist Terry Moon on: In a time of vicious attacks against women and women’s movements, resistance is fierce, from the Jan. 21 Women’s March to #MeToo. How to fight against the narrowing of this passionate movement for a more human world, including making that fight explicit to those engaged in it? Continue reading

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Özgecan Aslan: Sexual assault and murder in Turkey spark widespread outrage, demonstrations

Preview of article on women’s oppression and freedom struggles worldwide for March-April issue. Comment now so that your thoughts can be taken into account in the finished article. Continue reading

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In memoriam: Freedom fighter Alisar Iram

From the September-October 2014 issue of News & Letters: World in View column The work of Syrian poet Alisar Iram, who died in July, made a vital contribution to my understanding of the meaning of Syria’s Revolution, seeing it as she did against … Continue reading

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The Left Agenda at the Maidan and After

Report on “The Left and the Maidan” conference in Kiev, April 2014. Continue reading

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Readers’ Views, May-June 2014

From the May-June 2014 issue of News & Letters: Readers’ Views LABOR AND IMMIGRATION On April 8, about 100 people, the majority young Latinas/os, gathered in front of Los Angeles City Hall to protest the deportation of immigrants. Obama’s administration … Continue reading

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Equal Pay Day rally

Report on a rally in Chicago for Equal Pay Day. Continue reading

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