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Capitalist Co-option of International Women’s Day

Or, Please Stop Appropriating Historically Radical Events For Your Own Financial Gain Whilst Reinforcing Oppressive Exclusionary Systems.

“International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.”

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IWW ‘Bread and Roses’ Textile Strike in Lawrence, MA, 1912.
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Spray paint and stencil by Ashley Costa

“I am going to fight capitalism even if it kills me. It is wrong that people like you should be comfortable and well fed while all around you people are starving.” — Sylvia Pankhurst

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