Mumia Abu-Jamal & jailhouse lawyers
Global Women's Strike and Payday men's network who work out of the Crossroads Women's Center participated in a protest on the night Troy Davis was executed and were quoted in the Metro newspaper. The protest took over the street and blocked traffic.
Alex Wigglesworth Metro Philadelphia 21 September 2011 07:58
Martina Correia on Execution of Troy Davis: "My Brother’s Fight Will Continue"
(Democracy Now! website)
Mumia on murder of Troy Davis - on what the movement has achieved and hopeful of what it can accomplish
About 20 of us from the Global Women's Strike, Women of Colour in the Global Women's Strike and Payday men's network went to the vigil against the execution of Troy Davis, organised by Amnesty Intl. Europeans Incensed Over Execution of Troy Davis
Date: Friday, 16 September 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Trinity Reformed Church, Buck St, London NW1 8NJ, Camden Town Accessible entrance, accessible toilet nearby.
Due to her child’s illness, Christina Swarns, lead lawyer for Mumia Abu-Jamal, who was scheduled to speak in London and Paris, has regretfully had to cancel her trip to Europe, and cannot be with us on friday night.
We are enormously fortunate that Prof. LINN WASHINGTON of Temple University, Philadelphia, is in London and has agreed to speak.
Co-ordinator of Global Women's Strike
Quoted in NY Times Op-Ed: Pay People to Cook at Home!
In the Guardian: From welfare to wages, women fight back against the uncaring market
Listen to speak in Ireland: "How can women defeat austerity?"
Other countries we work with (so far...)
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Letter to The Guardian reporting on launch of petition 'Invest in a caring society. A living wage for mothers and other carers.'UK Thu 16th May 13
Messages of support to launch of petition Invest in a caring society. A living wage for mothers and other carers.UK Thu 16th May 13
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USA Sat 11th May 13