November 17, 2015 by Miep
Last year the board of directors of the Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA) chose to amend its core competencies for midwives document to prioritize gender identity over biological sex, effectively eliminating the words “woman” and “mother” and replacing these with “pregnant individual” and “birthing parent.” In response to this change, WoLF board members Michelle Peixinho Smith and Mary Lou Singletondrafted an open letter to MANA expressing concerns about female erasure from the language of ...
82 year old badass Carol Downer explaining how she and a group of angry women fed up with male control of female bodies learned self-exam and how to safely perform menstrual extraction and early abortion on each other. At the Women's Liberation Front shadow conference after we were banned from the Midwives Alliance of North America conference.
Midwives Alliance of North America conference took place the weekend of 15th of October in Albuquerque, NM. WoLF members Mary Lou Singleton and Michelle Buenaventura Smith paid $500 to have a WoLF table at the exhibit hall, but were deplatformed by the MANA Board of Directors. MANA refunded the money. WoLF women will not be allowed to share information on radical feminism at the exhibit hall at the conference.
However, in the tradition of banned radical groups, WoLF will have a radfem suite at the hotel where women and allies interested in women's liberation can learn ...
We're excited to announce that we'll be tabling at the Earth At Risk Conference 2014 at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco this November 22-23.
Awesome speakers presenting during the weekend include: Vandana Shiva, Alice Walker, Gail Dines, Cherry Smily, Sarah Meaghan Mah, Yuly Chan, Jeannette Armstrong, Diane Wilson, Chief Caleen Sisk, Freda Huson, Saba Malik, and Dominique Christina!
Tickets are cheap, and discounted tix are available to students and unemployed. If you live in the area please attend if you can, and stop by our table and say hi - we'd love ...
On Saturday May 24 we will honor Memorial Day weekend with a political ceasefire and call for the opening of peace talks. In the spirit of honest, respectful engagement, you are invited to come ask radical feminists any questions on these subjects you may have wanted to ask but were too intimidated by rancorous internet interactions...