Social instead of Military Spending!

In the context of the international campaign «Poetry Against Arms» (http://www.poetry-against-arms.world/) and the Global Campaign on Military Spending (http://demilitarize.org/), we organized on Sunday 23/04/2017 in Athens, Greece, the action «Social instead of Military Spending», in front of the Greek Parliament, the organisations: World Without Wars and Violence (http://www.kosmosxorispolemous.gr/), Association of Conscientious Objectors (http://www.antirrisies.gr/), Service Civil …

14/02/2017 Make Poetry Not War

Άγιος ο έρωτας – 2004       Στίχοι:  Διονύσης Καρατζάς Έφεδρος Αύγουστος αυτοκτόνησε απόβραδο αγάπης. Θάλασσα ορχηστρική κατευοδώνει την ψυχή του στον Κάτω Ουρανό των χαμένων φεγγαριών. Κι οι νεοσύλλεκτοι μήνες του φθινοπώρου ορκίζονται στο Σύνταγμα της νύχτας σε στάση προσευχής: Άγιος ο Έρωτας άγιος ο Καημός άγιος ο Θάνατος ελέησον ημάς. Κόκκινα τα συναισθήματα …

Declaration to include women in the peace agreement in Cyprus

  To: Mr. N. Anastasiades and Mr. M. Akinci Declaration to include women in the peace agreement and the new constitution to ensure a sustainable solution for Cyprus January 2017 We, women’s organizations from across the island, endorse this declaration, and express our full support for the peace process and the negotiations to take place …

14,000 women in Saudi Arabia are challenging the country’s arcane male guardianship laws

In Saudi Arabia women can’t even travel without a male guardian’s permission. 14,000 women challenged that degrading system today! 14,000 Saudi women filed a petition asking Saudi Arabia’s government to end its abusive male guardianship system. Under the system, women must get permission to travel abroad, and often need permission to work or study. The issue …