This Friday March 8th, on the 110th International Women’s Day, GGJ will join millions of people around the world to celebrate the victories that women, femmes and gender variant people have made in the historical struggle for self determination and resistance against patriarchy.
Grassroots Global Justice Alliance Statement on Attempted Coup in Venezuela
Grassroots Global Justice Alliance strongly condemns the aggression of the US government towards President Nicolas Maduro and the legitimate government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. We have been inspired by the Bolivarian Revolution in the region since the early days of the process and remain steadfast in our solidarity.
We are excited to welcome 120 representatives from GGJ member organizations from across the country to Atlanta this week. We are convening to build with and learn from each other, strategize together, and make key decisions about the direction of our alliance in the coming period.
Over the past six months, we have been engaged in deep consultation with our members to guide our assembly planning process. Your collective wisdom helped us to to develop this proposal for the period ahead. Make sure to check it out and share it with the rest of your organization!
In May, Grassroots Global Justice, the Miami Workers Center, the Florida Statewide Alignment Group (SWAG), and Grassroots Policy Project came together in Miami for the Florida Regional Feminist Organizing School. We had about 40 participants from 20 different organizations from Central and Southern Florida come together to celebrate and strengthen our commitment to grassroots feminisms. We built a community of support in which we challenged and learned from one another.
During this regional FOS, we discussed: