Autonomy is key for women to have the right to their own body and a life free of violence. Autonomy is not something that builds up on its own. We understand autonomy as a path under construction, which is laid out by strengthening women’s movement and organization. Facing violence and the control over women’s bodies means facing the racist and patriarchal capitalist system.
Fatma Benmefteh addresses the patriarchal control over women in Tunisia
The anti-militarist feminist militant shares Women in Black’s views on wars over the world and talks about experiences of actions for peace
The Iraqi personal status laws and their effects on women’s lives
An overview on the content published by Capire in 2022
Feminist militants from Europe, Asia, and the Americas talk about the challenges facing the struggle against violence today
The feminist uprising in Iran, from challenging compulsory hijab to changing the entire system
Meet the feminist artist that challenges the patriarchal powers and practices in Georgia
What changes with Cuba’s new Family Code, as it will be put to a referendum on September 25th
This text reports on the ultracycling experience of Marielle Bouchard, including statements by her and by people who she met along the way
Puerto Rican activist on the connections between feminism and the struggles for independence in her country
Check out the virtual gallery produced in a Capire-People’s Forum partnership
Watch a video with statements from three LGBTQIA+ grassroots militants about the agendas of struggles in their countries and movements
Read the love poem “Speech”, by Ruth Vanita, an Indian poet who writes about relationships between women.
In a touching letter, the mother of Amel, a young woman murdered for resisting the rules imposed by Islamic sectors, denounces the terrorism experienced by Algerian women
On this International Day of Solidarity with Sahrawi Women, Sultana Khaya denounces the persecution she has suffered from the Moroccan occupation in Western Sahara
Read and listen to the activist's assessment of the first year of legal abortion in Argentina
Sonia Mitralias from the Committee for the Abolition of Illegitimate Debt talked about the achievements and challenges faced in the country
Luciana Alfaro Lavado, of the International Committee of the World March of Women, writes on the movement’s perspectives for the region
Capire is turning one; check out what we have shared about and learned from international feminist resistance
Sonia Vidal offers, in writing and audio, La Via Campesina’s views on challenging patriarchal violence
Read to Sophy Ngalapi’s contribution at the “Anti-systemic struggles to live free of violence” webinar
Read and listen to Marié Crescence’s contribution at the “Anti-systemic Struggles To Live Free of Violence” webinar
Read and listen the contribution Neelam Chaturvedi gave during the “Anti-systemic struggles to live free of violence” webinar
Watch the video with testimonials about the fight for the legalization of abortion in the Americas.
Putting the confrontation with sexist and judicial violence on the feminist agenda is key to get some laws off the paper.
We remember the words and struggles of the activist Shashi Sail about her experience fighting for women’s autonomy.
Read and listen to this interview with the feminist activist and researcher Patricia McFadden on gendered nationalism and the power of feminism for women’s liberation.
Read and hear M. Adams’ article about the about Black transfeminisms confrontating the colonialist system of opressions
Read about Kenyan director Wanuri Kahiu's feature film that portrays a lesbian relationship in a neighborhood in Nairobi.
The LGBTQIA+ struggles against neoliberalism and conservatism are paths to autonomy and feminist social change.
Building practices for liberation and tackling LGBTQIA-phobia in rural areas are ongoing processes in La Via Campesina.
In this interview, Solange Koné talks about women's political participation, the challenges of the pandemic and feminist practices for peace
Capire talked to Bushra Khaliq, from the World March of Women, about women’s struggles in South Asia for their rights and liberty.
Feminist education is marked by critique of the heterosexual norm and the commodification of the body
Maira Domingos offers reflections on compulsory motherhood, conservatism, and patriarchal relationships in marriage
Listen to a song in Luo language by the Kenyan artist Lydiah Dola
Nzira Deus exposes land encroachment and violence in Mozambique and shares feminist strategies toward organizing for change.
Capire spoke with Myles Sanchez and Jean Enriquez of CATW-AP about sexual violence, war on drugs, and other struggles faced by philippines
The Confluence of Women shares an overview on the challenges for grassroots struggles in Colombia in face of Iván Duque’s policies
Audre Lorde was an African-American poet, author, professor, and lesbian activist. If she were alive, she would be turning 87 today, February 18th, 2021!
To mark the International Day of Solidarity with Sahrawi Women, we spoke with activist Chaba Seini Brahim.
Watch the video exposing the violence suffered by African women in oil palm plantations
Yamileth Gonzáles on the conditions Honduran women face amid the pandemic and after recent hurricanes