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500,000 on the streets in Swiss “Women’s Strike” – Solidarity & Struggle is powerful

Valerie Leary   Over 500,000 women, workers and young people took to the streets all over Switzerland on 14th of June as part of a nation wide women’s strike.   The sheer size of the demonstrations in many towns and cities sent out a clear message that the status quo will no longer be tolerated. A massive160,000 people were protesting on the streets of Zürich alone, while 40,000 gathered outside the parliament in Bern, 40,000 to 50,000 in Lausanne and Basel, 25,000 in Geneva, 12,000 in Fribourg and Sion and much smaller towns, such as …

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ROSA’S Yes Campaign-#Time4Choice

JOIN ROSA’S YES CAMPAIGN #TIME4CHOICE We will be street campaigning, door knocking, visiting workplaces and colleges, running social media campaigns and much much more. All this will be geared to: Ensuring the biggest possible Yes vote by young people Convince older generations to vote Yes or at least not to stand in the way of this vital change Use a victory as a platform to fight for freedom from all oppression and inequality in a society where people’s needs come before profit

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Suffragettes for Choice

#SuffragettesForChoice 100 years on, radical actions & protests are still necessary to force the political establishment to accept that women can make decisions about their own bodies #repealthe8th #TimesUp Suffragettes for Choice #SuffragettesForChoice 100 years on, radical actions & protests are still necessary to force the political establishment to accept that women can make decisions about their own bodies #repealthe8th #TimesUp Posted by ROSA – Socialist Feminist Movement on Tuesday, 16 January 2018

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Handamaids-RepealThe8Protest

Handmaids lobby at the Dail While handmaids gathered at the Dail to demand Repeal and pro-choice legislation – no retreat from the Citizens' Assembly, Ruth Coppinger represented our views inside the Dail Committee on the 8th Amendment. Join Rosa today and help us build a strong socialist feminist movement! Watch &share 🙂 Posted by ROSA – Socialist Feminist Movement on Wednesday, 20 September 2017 The handmaids at the Dail ahead of Wednesday's lobby Posted by ROSA – Socialist Feminist Movement on Monday, 18 September 2017

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Bus 4 Repeal 2017

  Abortion pill video "Civil disobedience won the politicians over" to vote for abortion up to 12 weeks on request. The abortion pill train and buses that Rosa organised since 2014 played an important role in the huge increase in the use of the pills in Ireland. These actions were organised to help the hundreds of women who needed it gain access to abortion, but also to make this a political issue – we defied the law to prove it was unworkable. As a result abortion is a reality of life IN IRELAND, and by …

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