For a working class women's movement

Working class women across the country are confronting austerity and winning local battles. Bringing these class fighters together to forge a working class women’s movement has the potential to bring the cuts government to its knees, argues Joy Macready You can hear the rumble. Snippets here and there, up and down the country. Impressive victories … Continue reading For a working class women's movement

A new women’s movement to fight the ‘new sexism’

We need a new women's movement based on both gender and class politics, argues Jo Cassidy Over 5,000 women were on the Slutwalk march in London and the annual Reclaim the Night march opposing violence against women is becoming increasingly popular. There has also been a resurgence of interest in feminist ideas, with blogs like … Continue reading A new women’s movement to fight the ‘new sexism’