Category Archives: Solidarity and social movement

Francesca Esposito – About migrant women in Italy

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Interview of Francesca Esposito – Roma, September 2015 Francesca told us about the situation of migrant women arriving in Italy, about violence they face, and what are the actions of italian feminists to support them and denounce the violence. sound…. The Feminist Caravan went to the protest in Roma, in solidarity with migrants and refugees. Here is the feminists inside… Read more »

Feminist Caravan in Notre Dame des Landes – Photos

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The Caravan went to Notre Dame des Landes in june to meet women feminist activist there. We were hosted in the women only house in the ZAD. You can find more information about this struggle on this 2 websites : http://zad.nadir.org/ https://www.acipa-ndl.fr/

Documentary “Mothers Strike” – Poland

A work done by Feminist think Tank to document women struggle on housing. This documentary was shown during the LOF Camp and discussed. http://en.labournet.tv/video/6189/mothers-strike Documentary on a single mothers’ hunger strike in Wałbrzych, Poland in May 2008. After the closure of local companies and the slashing of 25,000 jobs a Free Trade Zone was established in Wałbrzych in the year… Read more »

ITW of Azra, young activist from Tuzla, Bosnia & Herzegovina

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Azra Jasarevic is a young activist from Tuzla with whom we talked about the position of young women in Tuzla, including unemployment, migration, and ways of resistence and possibilities for change. Azra is 28 years old and a journalist. She also completed the film academy, but she is unemployed, like most young people in Tuzla, and she has never been… Read more »

Feminists said NO to TTIP, CETA and TISA during the Feminist Caravan in Barcelona

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We, feminists, women, lesbians and trans, have plenty of reasons to say NO to the TTIP, to CETA and TISA: Because these treaties are a result of patriarchal and neoliberal policies, which safeguard the rights of transnational companies and financial institutions over individuals’, peoples’ and the planet’s rights Because they will bring brutal re-privatization of public services over the sustainability… Read more »

Interview of NICOLETA VISAN, member of the evicted community “Vulturilor 50”, Bucharest

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During our stopover in Bucarest, we had the chance to meet some members of an evicted community, who is resisting in the streets of Bucarest, organized in a camp, waiting to be allocated to a decent home by the municipality. This community is known as “Vulturilor 50”, the name of the street where they used to live before the evacuation…. Read more »

Back from the feminist camp

Fem Van   Sunday October 11th, 2015   No Comments on Back from the feminist camp
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The feminist camp in Poland lasted for 6 days, from August 2nd to August 8th , and gathered 47 participants from 7 European countries (Poland, Germany, Serbia, France, Portugal, Finland, Czech Republic out of which also migrants from Syria and Brazil living in EU). During this time we had 6 days of discussions and workshops about the feminist analysis of… Read more »