welfareQUEENS- Las Reinas Del welfare


welfareQUEENs The welfareQUEENS is a revolutionary group of mamaz, daughters and sons struggling with poverty, welfare, racism and disability, poor women creating art with the goal of resisting and reclaiming the racist and classist mythologies about poverty and the criminilization of poor people in Amerikkka.

Through their art, storytelling and poetry, the QUEENS' project will re-contextualize the word, welfareQUEENS, and who it refers to in a society that makes it illegal to be poor and refuses to recognize, support or legitimize the work involved in raising children With their cultural work, media activism, feature length play, and radio channel these mothers, daughters, and grandmothers, who have all struggled, survived and dealt with this ongoing oppression for years tell their stories, enact their struggles and realize their dreams of survival, thrival and resistance.

Working to Feed Our Children: Series of Blogs Written by Mama Skolars in People's Skool Summer Session

Mothers working across the nation to feed and house their babies are pleading with legislators to help us keep our jobs so we can keep feeding our babies..

The following are a series of revolutionary blogs by mama scholars in the summer session of peopleskool at POOR Magazine. If you care about the survival of all of our families in California please call Diane Feinstein at (202) 224-3841, Barbara Boxer at (202)224-3553 and Nancy Pelosi at (415)556-4862 and tell them to support the American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes, HR 4213.

 

Working to Feed Our Children: Soy Una Madre/ I am a Mother -Blog series #2

    

Por/ By Asucena X

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    Soy una madre de familia tengo 5 hijos como familia. Y he comprendido que con el sueldo de mi esposo no nos alcansa para lo necesario.  Dia por dia luchamos como matrimonio para que nuestros hijos puedan vivir una vida digna.

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