International Women’s Day : Defeat the Regime of Worst Ever Attack on Women’s Rights!

Capitalism depends on domestic labour

Capitalism depends on domestic labour

8 March – International Women’s Day – was born in the struggles that women factory workers in thousands waged against bondage a century ago

Women workers in early 20th century USA and Europe organised with the red flag and the revolutionary communist movement to demand an 8-hour working day, secure jobs, workplace safety, and the right to vote. It is these women, along with the communist party, which first united across countries to hold the first International Women’s Day in 1911. Continue reading