Interview with a Turkish Socialist Feminist

Despite the repressive and authoritarian government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Turkey,  on International Women's Day, March 8, 2018,  tens of thousands of women courageously marched in Istanbul to oppose patriarchy and violence against women.  Below, we reprint an ...

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The Rise, Decline and Return of Marxist Feminism

In this introduction to the new Persian translation of Heather Brown’s  Marx on Gender and the Family:  A Critical Study (Brill Press, 2012 and Haymarket Press, 2013), the translators situate Brown’s work in the context of the various tendencies within Marxist...

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Women’s Resistance in Syria

Women in Syria face numerous challenges yet continue to struggle against fascism, imperialism and patriarchy. Yet with the partial exception of Syrian-Kurdish women in the north, they are absent from mainstream narratives on Syria, relegated invisible by the focus on...

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