Call to artists

Women, submit your work!The Herberger Theater Art Gallery is calling for women to submit art about and by women. Work will be selected using a blind jurying process; jury will consist of artists from various disciplines. Submitted art will be judged by its...

Abortion is Healthcare

DeShawna Taylor, MD, FACOG, from Desert Star Family Planning was the guest speaker at our June 23 meeting. These are some of the statistics she shared with us: 50% of women under 45 will have an unintended pregnancy; 40% of those will result in abortion....

Our next monthly chapter meeting: June 23

NEW LOCATION – THE USUAL TIME “Reproductive freedom for women is theoretical without providers. It is imperative that we create sustainable programs to train the next generations of providers of family planning.” ~ DeShawn Taylor DeShawn Taylor, MD, MSc is...

Clover Johnson’s Poetry

At our May 26 meeting Clover Johnson gave a riveting presentation of her poetry, which led to in-depth discussions of police brutality of blacks and the disappearance of indigenous women. Her work is online under “Stats Out Loud,” which is a podcast and...

Our next monthly chapter meeting: May 26

THIS MONTH: NEW LOCATION, NEW TIME This month’s speaker is Clover Johnson, who researches education technology as a doctoral student at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV).  She will discuss her use of technology to facilitate the...

No Refugee Left Behind

A small group gathered at GenuWine, in Downtown Phoenix for our Activism Hour, to write postcards to our representatives. The focus was “No Refugee Left Behind” a campaign sponsored by the Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest. The organization helps...

Eddie Sissons and the Budget

Source: Joint Legislative Budget Committee Staff, Appropriations Report FY 2019During our April meeting Eddie Sissons educated us on the state budget process.Creating each year’s budget is a complex process, with State Agencies, the Governor’s office, and...

Activism Hour

Come join us for good conversation and activism at GenuWine Arizona, a women owned business in Downtown Phoenix. There will be an activity for us. Come find out what! Check out their website for food and beverage information. Wed, May 1, 2019 4:30 pm – 7...

Paula Cullison activist

Paula Cullison with Gloria Steinem, feminist / founder of Ms Magazine. "She inspired me to create the 1985 project and spoke at one of our first IWD events 1987(?) and then at ASU in 2007." ~ Paula CullisonThank you to our guest speaker, Paula Cullison,...

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