Sudan – women at the heart of mobilizations

Sudan – women at the heart of mobilizations

Women have played a key role in the protests in Sudan since December 2018, and continue to do so since the fall of the dictator al-Bashir in April 2019. The level of women’s participation and their role in organizing daily struggles is unprecedented in the country’s...

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The Me Too Movement in the Middle East

The Me Too Movement in the Middle East

by Lara al-Kateb and  Omar Abbas with contributions from Selin Cagatay, Frieda Afary,  Fatemeh Masjedi and socialist feminists inside Iran  The Me Too movement against sexual assault and rape has animated women throughout the world.  In the Middle East too, despite...

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Migrant Women Fighting for Reproductive Rights

Migrant Women Fighting for Reproductive Rights

Editors’ Note:  The article below has been submitted to the Alliance by MERJ, an organization of migrant and ethnic minority women who fight for women’s reproductive rights and wish to reach out to more  Middle Eastern and North African women. May 14, 2018 We are...

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