WORD celebrates International Women's Day with events and actions!

The following actions were initiated by WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend)

InternationalWomensDay2-460x305.jpgThis International Women's Day and throughout the month, WORD (Women Organized to Resist and Defend) chapters across the country will be organizing and supporting rallies, marches, speak-outs, forums, workshops and panels across the country.

Please see below a listing of just some of the activities that are taking place. To have an event listed, please email info@defendwomensrights.org.

Albuquerque, NM
Speak-out for International Women's Day
Sunday, Mar. 8th, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
1st and Central across from the Alvarado Transportation Center 
Sponsored by WORD Albuquerque
Info: abq@defendwomensrights.org or 505-249-1768

Chicago, IL
Forum
Saturday, Mar. 14th, 2 p.m.
Location TBD
Sponsored by WORD Chicago 
Info: chicago@defendwomensrights.org or 773-828-9205

Los Angeles, CA
International Women's Day Forum 
Saturday, Mar. 7th, 2 p.m.
First Unitarian Church in Koreatown 2936 W. 8th St., Los Angeles CA 90005
Info: la@defendwomensrights.org or 323-394-3611
For more info and to RSVP

Los Angeles, CA

International Women's Day March and Rally in DTLA 
Led by AF3IRM & Ovarian Psyco's
Sunday, Mar. 8th, 12:00 Noon
Los Angeles City Hall: 200 N. Spring St 
WORD LA is one of 60 organizations/collectives that have endorsed
For more info and to RSVP

New Haven, CT
Women Rise Up: 'It Is Our Duty to Fight for Our Freedom' 
Find the New Haven WORD organizers' table and learn how to get 
involved in the struggle!
Sunday, Mar. 8th, 1 p.m.
Broadway loop, downtown New Haven
Sponsored by WORD CT 
Info: ct@defendwomensrights.org or 203-787-8232

New York City, N.Y.
Women Rise Up: 'It Is Our Duty to Fight for Our Freedom' 
Celebrate International Women's Day and Women's History Month 
with Education and Action!
Saturday, Mar. 14th, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Arts Horizons LeRoy Neiman Art Center: 2785 Frederick Douglass Boulevard
Childcare will be provided 
Co-sponsored by WORD NYC 
Info: nyc@defendwomensrights.org or 347-292-WORD (9673)
For more info and to RSVP

San Francisco, CA
Still Fighting for Our Rights & Equality
Sunday, March 8, 2 p.m.
24th and Mission Streets
Sponsored by WORD SF
Info: sf@defendwomensrights.org or 415-375-9502
For more info and to RSVP

St. Petersburg, Florida
St. Pete International Women's Day Rally, discussion, performances and more
Sunday, Mar. 8th, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Demens Landing: Bayshore Drive Southeast
Sponsored by WORD St. Pete
For more info and to RSVP

To list your International Women’s Day event, email: info@defendwomensrights.org.


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