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Fighting sexism, violence and capitalism – an international struggle

The international executive of the Committee for a Workers’ International (CWI, the international organisation that the Socialist Party is part of) took place from 27 November to 2 December in Belgium. A prominent part of the discussions throughout the week ...

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Fighting back against violence and cuts

Sinead Daly, Dundee One in three women around the world will be raped or beaten in her lifetime….that’s one BILLION women! The figures in Scotland bring little comfort.  In 2012/13, 1372 rapes, 90 attempted rapes and 7,693 sexual offices were reported ...

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End Violence Against Women


Article by Sinead Daly. Posted 27th November 2011

The 25th of November marks the start of the annual international 16 days of activism in opposition to violence against women.  In two articles Sinead Daly examines the scale of violence against women – and what needs to be done to challenge and end this nightmare that affects 1 in every 5 women in Scotland.

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