A 7.0 earthquake has hit Haiti, followed by a number of aftershocks and resulting in massive destruction. For the latest news, tune in to Sojourner Truth Wednesday morning, 7-8:00am on KPFK, 90.7FM. We will send out more information as we know it.
Urgent Haiti Earthquake Appeal
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Trinidad: Andaiye from Red Thread's contribution to the Kwame Ture Memorial Lecture: "The continuing war on Haiti - We need to act"
From the Trinidad Express
Region will regret if they don't intervene to make things right.
Kim Boodram Tuesday, August 4th 2009
The plight of Haiti has continued for too long and the region will regret not intervening, Red Thread International Coordinator, Andaiye, has said.
SIGN BELOW TO DEMAND THAT LATIN AMERICAN GOVERNMENTS
WITHDRAW THEIR TROOPS FROM HAITI
5 August 2009
A second successful boycott of Senate elections called by Haiti's Fanmi Lavalas poses a serious challenge to the credibility of their results says a spokeperson for the organization. President Rene Preval's handpicked Conseil Electoral Provisoire (CEP) barred the Fanmi Lavalas party from participation in the electoral process on a technicality.
Enlightening interview with Ronique, a grassroots woman activist in Port au Prince archive.kpfk.org/parchive/xml/sojourner.xml, click on 31 March 2009
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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KPFK's Margaret Prescod named Best Radio Personality - 2012 by OC Weekly!
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UK Fri 17th May 13
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
Mon 13th May 13
USA Sat 11th May 13