UCLG Women

WomenOn a day when those of us within the liberal bubble are dealing with social media feeds overflowing with unhappiness and despair, there’s one exception to the unremitting gloom: Whether touring by plane, prepare, bus, or automobile, women heading to the nation’s capital to attend the Women’s March on Washington are encountering random moments of transportation camaraderie alongside the way. We may also announce the names of the extremely-commended who will be included in our anthology Phrases and Women: Four, published in partnership with Unthank Books. The platform offered by the Washington march organisers requires ending violence towards women, strengthening of staff’ rights, reproductive rights, environmental justice, immigrant rights and extra. Battle, unsurprisingly, continues to intrude, even with the demonstration looming: on Tuesday, the Women’s March edited an announcement of help for sex employees’ rights out of, and then back into, its platform. When Destiny Herndon-De La Rosa, the founding father of the group New Wave Feminists, shows up at the march on Saturday, she is aware of she’ll stand out for more than her brightly-coloured purple hair. Their 2017 occasion shall be Saturday, March eleven, roughly 7:30am – 2:00 pm, at 1575 South State Avenue (SLCC’s South Metropolis campus).… Read More