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'If We Stop, the World Stops!': Hundreds of Thousands of Spanish Women Take to Streets for Feminist Strike

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Students protest in the streets during International Women's Day on March 8, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images)

The strike's ultimate goal, organizers say, is "subverting the world order and the pervading hetero-patriarchal, racist, and neoliberal rhetoric."

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The Excuse of Progress: Celebrating Genocide, Slavery and Cultural Extermination

The Excuse of Progress: Celebrating Genocide, Slavery and Cultural Extermination
Monday "honors" a geographically inept and morally questionable voyager who stumbled on the so-called New World and proceeded to slaughter, pillage and expropriate all he found in what one witness called "these acts so foreign to human nature." In the face of a centuries-old and ongoing bloody legacy, leftist Spanish lawmakers have called for toppling Barcelona's Columbus statue and Native-Americans have called him out as "America's first Read More...

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