Roy Moore loses Alabama, but U.S. imperialism is still exploiting black women

Roy Moore loses Alabama, but U.S. imperialism is still exploiting black women FAIRHOPE, AL – DECEMBER 05: Republican Senatorial candidate Roy Moore speaks during a campaign event at Oak Hollow Farm on December 5, 2017 in Fairhope, Alabama. Mr. Moore is facing off against Democrat Doug Jones in next week’s special election for the U.S. […]

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African Women, Mental Health and State Violence

by Ayobunmi Bandele The struggle for African freedom has been going on since the first Africans were kidnapped. Within that struggle is another struggle Africans face; a more invisible, silent struggle: the struggle with our mental health. It’s a struggle that, according to a 2014 study by the US Census Bureau, 16% (6.8 million) Africans […]

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ANWO Statement to Black students at UCSB, Concerning Sexual Violence

  SANTA BARBARA, CA – We are addressing this letter to the black students at UC Santa Barbara, because we have been confronted with an issue that threatens our community. We are members of the African National Women’s Organization (ANWO), an international organization founded in 2015 as a strategy of the African People’s Socialist Party […]

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Building ANWO in Sweden Amidst the Contradiction of Swedish Feminism

  Editor’s note:  This article represents only one portion of the many contradictions that face African women in Sweden.  In 2012 the Swedish Minister of Culture (a white woman) cut into a cake  made to look like a black mammy character, as if she was performing Female Genital Mutilation.  This happened in a country that […]

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