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Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto From three of the organisers of the International Women s Strike US a manifesto for when leaning in is not enough.Recent years have seen the emergence of massive feminist mobilizations around the world, offering an alternative to the liberal feminism that has become the handmaiden of capitalism and of Islamophobia These new movements have taken aim at neoliberalism s economic violence, the violence of xenophobic migratory policies, as well as the violence of imperialist military interventions and of environmental disasters.In this short book, three of the organisers of the international women s strike in the US lay out a manifesto for an alternative Looking to women mobilizing in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Poland, Italy, Spain, Turkey, and other countries, who have recast feminist, anti racist, environmentalist struggles in creative ways, the authors lay out a compelling set of demands It is a manifesto that seeks to retrieve a radical and subversive feminism, for the emergence of an international anticapitalist feminist network.Against the Lean In corporate feminism of Hilary Clinton and Sheryl Sandberg, a feminism that is useful only for the women of the 1% this manifesto outlines a feminism for the rest of us a feminism for the 99%.



10 thoughts on “Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

  1. says:

    Este libro me deja con un mont n de ideas dando vueltas Creo que lo que plantea es interesante, habla de un feminismo incluyente que apunta especialmente hacia el capitalismo como el gran mal que separa todos los feminismos, y que excluye a todo lo distinto Es interesante, pero no se si es un planteo que se pueda realizar, aunque como idea me parece buen simo Igual me


  2. says:

    This is a short manifesto about how liberal feminism and capitalism are destroying democracies, the lives of people and the planet They outline why feminism must fight against capitalism and neo liberalism if it is to have any positive impact on the lives of 99% of the world s population especially women who bear the brunt of poverty, violence and oppression I agree with a


  3. says:

    O feminismo n o sobre odiar homem se quiser pode, mulheres.Agora, quando o assunto capitalismo, pra odiar mesmo.


  4. says:

    Um manifesto que n o podia ficar mais claro e condensado A luta por um feminismo que n o seja sequestrado pelos interesses do capital passa por v rias miragens e a sedu o do feminismo liberal midi tico, especialmente para mulheres mais jovens ou ainda n o inseridas na vida pol tica Um livro que n o vou conseguir recomendar o suficiente para os 99%, mas seguirei tentando.


  5. says:

    In Feminism for the 99% , three leading Marxist Feminist thinkers and activists Arruzza, Bhattacharya and Fraser lay out a politics to serve the current international wave of mass women s protest that includes a direct critique of capitalism The book is exceedingly accessible, lively, and dynamically engaged in a major social movement They effectively introduce for all audiences many


  6. says:

    n o o meu tipo de leitura, apesar de reconhecer o m rito de fato um manifesto, como o nome afirma, logo n o cabem maiores informa es, no entanto, achei que seria mais persuasivo n o tenho como avaliar pq acho que as minhas expectativas n o estavam de acordo com a proposta do livro.


  7. says:

    Nu e neap rat ceea ce credeam Mai mult un manifest al st ngii contra capitalismului care e v zut ca marele r u vinovat pentru tot ceea ce nu func ioneaz n societatea noastr Autoarele vorbesc n numele femeilor simple, acuz nd feminismul corporatist de ipocrizie i de subminare a valorilor femeilor Nimic ns despre feminismul universitar care pe alocuri aduce a feminism corporatist.La fel, e adev


  8. says:

    3.5 starsI wholeheartedly agree with the premise of this manifesto that we need a feminist system that is intersectional But I find this book somewhat lacking First, it listed a lot of aspects of the current society that Feminism for the 99% rejects but the authors sadly failed to explain how exactly they want to establish this change It s all nice and all if you know that the status quo is fail


  9. says:

    This echoed my exact politics so there s not much to say except READ THIS I don t know where I read that a diverse group of oppressors is really the goal for some of y all , but Capitalism s key move was to separate the making of people from the making of profit, to assign the first job to women, and to subordinate it to the second The widespread response to gender violence is the demand for criminal


  10. says:

    O Feminismo para os 99% foi uma das melhores leituras que fiz em 2019, esse livro foi publicado mundialmente em mar o em comemora o ao Dia Internacional da Mulher Foi escrito por Cinzia Arruzza, Tithi Bhattacharya e Nancy Fraser, e chegou ao Brasil pela Boitempo, sob tradu o da Heci Regina Candiani, numa edi o linda, toda colorida e decorada.Abertamente inspirado no Manifesto do Partido Comunista, de Kar


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About the Author: Cinzia Arruzza

Cinzia Arruzza is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the New School for Social Research She received her Ph.D from the University of Rome Tor Vergata and subsequently studied at the universities of Fribourg Switzerland , and Bonn Germany , where she was the recipient of an Alexander von Humboldt postdoctoral fellowship Her research interests include ancient metaphysics and political thought


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