SanFillipo, President of the Fishermens' Wives Association of Gloucester,
cooking fish for a fundraising event. The Wives successfully defeated
an attempt by oil companies to drill for oil on Georges Bank, one
of the richest fishing grounds in the world.
Fishermen's Wives Association: http://www.gfwa.org/
(women empowered through revolutionary ideas supporting enterprise):
WATCH is a coalition of over thirty labor, community, civil rights,
immigrant rights, women's, religious and student organizations,
and many individuals, committed to eliminating the exploitation
that occurs in sweatshops: www.sweatshopwatch.org
SWEAT. Clothes with a conscience: www.nosweatshop.com
is a San Francisco based grassroots organization that promotes
positive self-esteem in girls and women of all ages, sizes, races,
and backgrounds through a spirited approach to media education,
outreach and activism: www.about-face.org
E NEWS, a free daily feminist activist news site in English and
Arabic with often suppressed world news: www.womensenews.org
- The Feminist Peace Network has set up a section of its website to
showcase art that addresses violence against women, especially violence
against women and girls (such as rape) that is used as a weapon of war.
If you are an artist working in this area, or if you know artists who
are and would like to contribute some work, please contact the list
moderator, Lucinda Marshall at Moderator@feministpeacenetwork.org.