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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Eradicating female genital mutilation means destroying capitalist colonialism

According to the World Heath Organization, there is an estimated 125 million girls and women throughout the world who have been subjected to a practice called female genital mutilation (FGM), a majority of whom lives in Africa and the Middle East. FGM is the removing or altering of the external genitalia of girls and young […]

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Political Education and Self Defense Series

Why is this important? The Political Education and Self Defense Series is ANWOs response to the acts of violence that are being committed against our people everyday. As African women we are specifically impacted by horizontal (domestic) violence in a way that leaves us vulnerable to attacks by the state and from within our community. […]

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