Open Letter to the Secretary of State of the United States of America

Escrito por  |  23 / November / 2009

November 19, 2009 The Honorable Hillary Clinton Department of State Washington, DC Dear Secretary Clinton, We are writing to you  Continue Reading »

Hearing on the Situation of the Rights of Women in Honduras Within the Framework of the Coup

Escrito por  |  23 / November / 2009

Feministas en Resistencia was born on the same day as the coup, June 28, when a large number of women  Continue Reading »

Perils of Plan Mexico, Mexico’s Crisis, Citizens Fight New Structural Adjustment, Mapuche Struggle, Biodiversity Report, Human Rights in Oaxaca

Escrito por  |  23 / November / 2009

CALL FOR TRANSLATORS Dear Friends, I want to thank all of you out there who volunteer your time to translate  Continue Reading »

Gender in the Workplace

Escrito por  |  23 / November / 2009

By Fabiola Torralba Note: On June 5-7, the Maquila Social Forum was held to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the  Continue Reading »

Mexico’s Abortion Laws: A Step Backward for Women’s Rights

Escrito por  |  23 / November / 2009

On Nov.16, 2009 the legislature of the Mexican coastal state of Veracruz passed a law declaring that life begins at  Continue Reading »

Perils of Plan Mexico: Going Beyond Security to Strengthen U.S.-Mexico Relations

Escrito por  |  23 / November / 2009

I have been a political analyst and writer in Mexico for the past two decades. I’m also a mother faced  Continue Reading »

Abortion Phone Line: More Information, Fewer Risks

Escrito por  |  22 / November / 2009

According to the Ministry of Health, on the average we women abort twice in our lifetimes, including spontaneous and induced  Continue Reading »