Yvette Lundy: French Resistance member who survived Nazi camps dies at 103

BBC news 3 nov.2019 Yvette Lundy, a well-known member of the French Resistance and a Nazi concentration camp survivor, has died at the age of 103. Authorities said she died on Sunday in the northern French town of Epernay. Ms Lundy supplied fake papers to Jewish families, men fleeing forced labour, and escaped prisoners of …

Cynthia Cockburn obituary

Academic, feminist and peace activist who explored the themes of masculinity and war, and gender and technology Cynthia Cockburn’s argument that gender-as-we-know-it plays an important part in perpetuating war has practical implications for movements for demilitarisation Known for her research and activism in the field of gender, war and peace-making, Cynthia Cockburn, who has died …

Greek Language and Civilization Lessons for Women of Greek or Foreign Descent

LYKEION TON HELLENIDON (LYCEUM CLUB OF GREEK WOMEN) / HISTORICAL ARCHIVE SECTION Megaron Antonopoulou, Alexandras Ave. 4, Athens tel.-fax 210-82 27 703 (The announcement is also available on the answering machine) Greek Language and Civilization Lessons for Women of Greek or Foreign Descent Academic Year 2019-20 Registration    Wednesday 9 October,  16:30-19:30 The lessons are free …

Μετά την νίκη της ομάδας των γυναικών των ΗΠΑ του παγκόσμιου κυπέλλου το πλήθος στο στάδιο φωνάζει “Ίση αμοιβή” .

Στις ΗΠΑ μετά αφού οι γυναίκες κέρδισαν την τέταρτη νίκη του Παγκοσμίου Κυπέλλου, οι οπαδοί στο γήπεδο της Γαλλίας φώναζαν : “Ίση αμοιβή!” Το άσμα ήταν “εκκωφαντικό”, σύμφωνα με τον Andrew Keh της New York Times. Τα βίντεο που δημοσιεύθηκαν στα κοινωνικά μέσα ενημέρωσης έδειξαν πως οι οπαδοί σε διάφορα στάδια εντάχθηκαν στο αίτημα λίγο …

Crowd in Stadium Starts Chanting “Equal Pay” After U.S. Women’s Team Wins World Cup

After the U.S. women won their fourth World Cup victory, fans inside the stadium in France quickly went from cheering the victory to chanting, “Equal pay!” The chant was “deafening,” according to the New York Times’ Andrew Keh. Videos posted on social media showed how fansin different parts of the stadium joined in on the demand shortly after the 2-0 …