Reclaim our children from the state

Selma James and Nina Lopez

Coordinators of the Global Women’s Strike (London, England)

Workshop: "Fighting your case to win justice & build the movement"

Friday April 10
4:30-7:30pm Tabernacle United Church, 3700 Chestnut St, Phila

Followed by Q&A; sharing strategies & resources across sectors.

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Honor the fundamental work of mothers and other caregivers in the home, on the land and in the community; introduce a global petition for a living wage for caregiving. Bringing together unwaged caregivers with low-paid workers who are campaigning to...

International Women’s Day 2015 global theme and petition
A Living Wage for Mothers and other Caregivers!

Honor caregivers & community campaigners

Sunday March 8, 3-5pm
Tabernacle United Church 3700 Chestnut St W. Philly

Award ceremony, refreshments, music, exhibition, petition launch, community resource & information...

Excellent article on Carolyn Hill’s struggle with the Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) to adopt her nieces as well as on DHS biases, privatization and poverty. It quotes Selma James, coordinator of the Global Women’s Strike and author of Sex, Race and Class – The Perspective of Winning and Dorothy Roberts, Univ of Pennsylvania law...