Women live…

feminism, anti-war, international women, solidarity, sisterhoodWhy elect women to posi­tions of pow­er if they vote for huge mil­i­tary bud­gets as in the US Nation­al Defense Autho­riza­tion Act of 2017, largest “defense” bill in our his­to­ry at that time.  Of 21 women sen­a­tors vot­ing (16 Dems, 5 Reps), only one Demo­c­rat woman vot­ed against it. All the oth­ers jeop­ar­dized women here and around the world. There are approx­i­mate­ly 3.8 bil­lion women in the world; 126 mil­lion in the U.S. For whom does our fem­i­nism stand?