AF³IRM NYC stands firmly on the principle and practice of believing a victim’s account of sexual violence. When, however, the “evidence” comes from those who are part of a propaganda machinery that has sought consistently to portray its adversary as “subhuman terrorists” and “animals,” we must rage against the machine.
Rally to commemorate and let the world know we are vehemently, institutionally against the murder and trafficking caused by gender violence. Join us at AF3IRM NYC for an afternoon of stories and sisterly empowerement. Send us your story if you'd like to share it with the public as … Continue Reading ››
NEW YORK: The recent abduction of 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria essentially underscored why militarism and armed conflict are a major concern for the women of this world, especially women of color. Living in areas which are often sites of armed conflict over power, control and resources, women become “collateral damage” in a masculinist ideology of dominance that … Continue Reading ››
NEW JERSEY: On Friday, April 25, 2014, at 6:30 – 9:00 pm, at the Asian American Cultural Center, AF3IRM member Ninotchka Rosca will give a report on the aftermath of the super-typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). The Rutgers Association of Pilipino Students (RAPS) is hosting the event which is open … Continue Reading ››