Milwaukee, WI - On March 5, members of Freedom Street Socialist Group and friends got here collectively on the African American Ladies's Middle in Milwaukee to have fun Worldwide Ladies's Day.
Ladies leaders from the town representing Freedom Street Socialist Group in addition to the Milwaukee Coalition Towards Trump addressed the occasion, sharing each their very own private tales together with tales of their or their household's immigration into the U.S. from totally different elements of the world, and mentioned the consequences of the devastating assaults introduced by the Trump administration on immigrants and immigrant ladies.
Playing cards have been made to honor well-known revolutionary ladies in historical past together with Claudia Jones, Assata Shakur, Clara Zetkin, Emma Tenayuca, and WW2 Soviet snipers akin to Roza Shanina. Many of those ladies and their accomplishments have been highlighted in a presentation through the occasion. The playing cards have been out there for any to take and convey residence
A particular second within the occasion was given to Rasmea Odeh, who's dealing with authorities repression together with jail time and deportation for her activism and management working for the individuals of Palestine. A number of of the audio system urged those that can to attend her upcoming trial slated for Might 16 in Detroit.
The emcee of the occasion, Nyree Khamo, concluded the night time with this attraction, "Capitalism is destroying individuals's lives proper now, and we should mobilize, manage, and struggle again with every part we have got. Should you're desirous about being a part of a revolutionary group, you need to be a part of Freedom Street."