In honor of all the working women around the world, SiGAw welcomes you to celebrate International Working Women’s Day and Women’s History Month with us at several upcoming events:
Friday, March 4, 2011 7:00pm – 9:00pm Ka Bel Documentary: US Premiere. A remarkable story of how a son of peasants became a working-class hero. Crispin Beltran (also known as “Ka Bel”) was a defender of women’s rights. $10 admission (proceeds go to Kilusang Mayo Uno – a genuine worker-led labor center in the Philippines). @ Filipino Migrant Center in the Grace United Methodist Church 2325 E. 3rd St, Long Beach 90814
Sunday, March 6, 2011 6:00pm Mujeres de Maiz 14th Anniversary Live Art Show: Soldadera de Amor – an interdisciplinary, intercultural, intergenerational experience honoring International Women’s Day and Women’s Herstory Month. @ The Paramount 2708 E Cesar Chavez Ave, LA 90033 http://www.mujeresdemaiz.net/
Saturday, March 12, 2011 11:00am Mother’s March for Everyone’s Survival, End Budget Cuts, Poverty, Discrimination, War & Other Violence. Gather outside of Dept of Child and Family Services office 425 Shatto Pl, LA 90020 http://globalwomenstrike.net/events/los-angeles-mothers-march-everyone’s-survivalTuesday, March 29, 2011 7:00pm SiGAw and International Action Center Solidarity Dinner. Come meet other women’s organizations in Los Angeles and find out more about the International Women’s Alliance (IWA), an anti-imperialist, anti-patriarchal, anti-racist, and anti-sexist formation uniting the powerful forces of women around the globe to advance the worldwide movement for social justice, democracy and peace. To RSVP contact Terrie at (213) 537-8278 or firstname.lastname@example.org.