International Women’s Day: Phoolan Devi

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement.  Today we consider the life of Phoolan Devi, ‘Bandit Queen’ and Indian politician #23.  YCLers […]

International Women’s Day: Tamara Bunke

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement.  #22 is Tamara Bunke, Communist Guerrilla and Hero of the Cuban Revolution.  YCLers are encouraged […]

International Women’s Day: Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement.  Today we commemorate Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, Soviet partisan and Hero of the Soviet Union.  YCLers are […]

International Women’s Day: Zhang Qinqui

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement.  Zhang Qinqui was a Chinese Communist Party cadre, general and post-war politician. YCLers are encouraged […]

International Women’s Day: Sylvia Pankhurst

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement.  At #19 we remember a hero of Britain’s Communist movement, suffragette and anti-fascist, Sylvia Pankhurst. […]

International Women’s Day: Sophie Scholl

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist and working class movement. Today, we pay tribute to Sophie Scholl, renowned anti Nazi activist. YCLers are encouraged to […]

International Women’s Day: Svetlana Savitskaya

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement. Today we pay tribute to Svetlana Savitskaya- Soviet cosmonaut and communist deputy in the Russian […]

International Women’s Day: Dolores Ibárruri

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement. Today we pay tribute to Dolores Ibárruri – La Pasionaria – the Spanish Republican and […]

International Women’s Day: Nguyễn Thị Định

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement. Today we pay tribute to Nguyễn Thị Định, Communist, anti-colonial guerrilla and the first serving […]

International Women’s Day: Celia Sánchez

As part of a month long build up to International Women’s Day Celebrations on the 8th of March, the YCL will be publishing daily articles highlighting the exemplary role played by women in the international communist & working class movement. Our number #14 is Celia Sánchez, revolutionary fighter, Communist, researcher and politician. YCLers are encouraged […]