Category Archives: Women spaces and women only struggles

“They’re right to be afraid : this is only the beginning!”

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The Feminist Caravan met the Campus Witches in Antakya in March 2016. This article is a translation of the one published in Lower Class Magazin. You can find it here “THEY’RE RIGHT TO BE AFRAID: THIS IS ONLY THE BEGINNING!” APRIL 3, 2016: An interview with activists from Campus Witches (Kampüs Cadıları) On Tuesday, a group of feminists from Ankara… Read more »

Hunsrück women community

Fem Van   Wednesday October 14th, 2015   1 Comment on Hunsrück women community
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When I landed in the Frankfurt Han airport I wasn’t expecting to discover the fantastic HERstory that surrounded that place, where the last edition of the Women’s Music Festival would take place on 24, 25 and 26th of July, as one of the Caravan stopovers organized by women and women groups, along with the German national coordination of the World… Read more »

The Feminist Caravan in Hunsrück’s festival

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This year activists from the Feminist Caravan had opportnity to attend the last Intercultural Women’s music festival in Hunsrück, in Germany. The first festival began in 1994 and it continued to live for 20 years being organized every second year. For everyone who has ever been in Hunsrück it is clear that it is a celebration by and for women… Read more »

Aquelarre

Fem Van   Thursday October 8th, 2015   No Comments on Aquelarre
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When the Feminist Caravan had a stop-over in Montreuil, we met with the women of Aquelarre, who performed a show at “La Parole errante”, for the coming of the Caravan. AQUELARRE is the name of a group who support projects for autonomy of women, mostly in Columbia. Its means for so are diverse (conference, cumbia music, performances). To know them… Read more »

Caravan at 1st of May Protest : Feminist Block

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For 1st of May 2015, the Caravan was in Vienna and join the traditionnal protest for Workers’ rights, with the feminist block in the protest. On first video, you can see the powerfull feminist batucada of Vienna : On the second video, same batoucada … joining with turkish block in the protest :

Witches of campus – Kampüs Cadıları

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On March 10, 2015, the Feminist Caravan was in Antakya, Turkey With their big, pointed purple hats and their feminist chants, the Campus Witches (Kampüs Cadıları in Turkish) do not go unnoticed in the demonstration’s procession. We set off to meet them. Kampüs Cadıları is an organization created by female students to enable women to self-organize, shed light on and… Read more »

Barbara’s trip in the caravan

Fem Van   Wednesday August 26th, 2015   No Comments on Barbara’s trip in the caravan
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Barbara joined the Feminist Caravan from Izmir to Thessalonikki. She was almost at the end of her own trip :  a bicycle tour around the world, more than 3 years of travel ! She lives in the caravan about 2 weeks and she wrote few articles about her life with us : The caravan in Izmir (Turkey) 2 weeks in… Read more »