Betraying women and free thought in the name of Christchurch massacres

By Marieme Helie Lucas, 24 March 2019 Open letter 
To people of good will, solidarising with victims of the Christchurch massacre To New Zealand Prime Minister, To Mount Royal’s University directors in Calgary, Canada New Zealand Prime Minister, in Islamic head covering In response to massacres perpetrated by extreme-right white supremacists in 2 mosques in …

Greece: Violence against women-an overview

The most serious factor undermining women’s lives Speech of Sissy Vovou* in the Summer University of Rosa Luxembourg Foundation in Belgrade,  3-10-2018 More than 150 participants from 90 countries, majority women, in the summer University of Rosa Luxemburg Foundation in Belgrade, 30-9 to 4-10 2018. Unfortunately due to many obligations I was unable to make a …

Harvey Weinstein’s arrest is cathartic. But real victory won’t be in court

By Jill Filipovic* This is a gratifying moment. But the criminal justice system is, for better or worse, not where the majority of #MeToo cases are tried On Friday, police in New York made the first arrest of the #MeToo movement: Harvey Weinstein was arrested and charged with rape, a criminal sex act, sex abuse …