The following is an unofficial translation of the statement released by Movimento Feminino Popular in Brazil. Read the original article at A Nova Democracia. MFP: Defeat the deceitful fascist offensive to criminalize abortionPopular Women’s Movement (MFP), 08 September 2020 “Women carry half the sky on their shoulders and must conquer it.”Chairman Mao Tsetung “Bourgeois democracy… Continue reading MFP: Defeat the deceitful fascist offensive to criminalize abortion
Working women must combat the abortion ban through vigorous class struggle As imperialism enters a severe crisis, the bourgeoisie uses the coronavirus pandemic as a diversion and method to control the population with fear. Additionally, emboldened right-wing politicians in Texas and other states are exploiting this crisis to attack women’s rights. In the face of… Continue reading A Woman’s Place is in the Fight!
Capitalists are inherently opportunists and will stop at no lengths to use any crisis plaguing the working class to further exploit people. This past Monday, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton used fears of coronavirus to support Governor Greg Abbot’s mandate to ban abortion, stating "no one is exempt from the governor's executive order on medically… Continue reading Abortion Bans During a Crisis is an Attack Against Women
Last Friday on October 25th, 2019 Popular Women's Movement - Movimiento Femenino Popular joined women students in a sit-in against The University of Texas’ administration for their apathetic response to multiple professors who have violated UT's sexual misconduct code. These professors have received little or no recourse at all. Professor Coleman Hutchison has multiple allegations… Continue reading Go Beyond Sit-ins, and Stand Up and Rebel!
A Summary Recap of Frida’s 112th Birthday Party in Austin On July 6th, Popular Women’s Movement-Movimiento Femenino Popular (PWM-MFP) invited the public to a celebration of revolutionary artist Frida Khalo. Our event was aimed at highlighting Frida as the revolutionary woman who believed in the International Communist Movement. We honored her 112th birthday by paying… Continue reading Celebrating the Revolutionary Frida Kahlo