Witches Hit Back Blog
🔥This #internationalwomensday we join millions of women, lesbians, trans and non binary people across the globe. We want a feminist world, one that is intersectional, anti patriarchal, anti colonialism , anti capitalism and anti racism. ❌We strike! ❌ We call for...read more
Comrades: 8M is just around the corner and as migrant women we want to unite and vindicate the struggle. As we know, women around the world will join the general strike. Many will leave the offices, cafes, kitchens, hospitals, classrooms and caring responsibilities...read more
There is a garden inside of all of us.Join the circle of trust.You are gonna flourish while you make other flourish.Sorority teach us to abandon our egos, to truly see others and reflect on their personal stories.Other women are not your competition. I...read more
We've been brainwashed into thinking that losing weight is the most interesting thing a woman can do. We have been encouraged to talk to each other about diets and infinite methods to become somehow the skinny (white) girl we see everywhere....read more
The easiest thing on earth is to google stuff. Looking into the internet for something that you don’t know about is simple, quick and accessible for a great part of the human race. Information is there. Here’s a definition: “ Rape culture is a sociological concept for...read more
🔮Witches have not gone down in history because of their value, independence and wisdom, but as icons of evil and terror. They have been played as horrible, envying and mad women. They were too often portrayed as the bad and the ugly. Even today when witches are the...read more
“Do not panic, organise!” Jaír Bolsonaro won the elections in Brasil. Some people call him the “Trump of the Tropics” so you can imagine... “his embrace of “law and order” carries alarming undertones, as he has expressed a fondness for the...read more
FIRENo one told meonce I steppedinto the fireI would become itR.G. WHBlog My...read more
38 people have decided over the right of millions of women and trans people to call themselves owners of their bodies. It’s a sad day for all of us. Senate in Argentina has decided to ignore the undoubtable popular will and rejected the law to a Legal,...read more
A Green Feminist Tsunami💚 24 hours of manifestations in the streets of Buenos Aires. 22 hours of debate in congress. Decades of fight. 1 million people across the country. A vigil outside the Congress under a 0 degrees temperature. All together...read more
Did you know that Medusa hadn’t always been a monster? Let’s review a bit of this ancient myth. Medusa once was a lovely young woman with beautiful hair who attracted the attention of Poseidon, the male ruler of the Sea according to Greek...read more
🔮A referendum held on Friday resulted in the overturn of the abortion ban in Ireland! ✨Congratulations dear Irish fellows in the achievement of a revolution! One of the most important of all feminist causes, I must say, now will be guaranteed...read more
“Witches Hit Back” comes from a very specific reading about the relationship between what we know as the Witch Hunt and capitalism: Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation by Silvia Federici. Italian-american scholar and activist, Federici...read more
The signs read: “I believe you” “Misogynist Justice”We said it before and we say it now: Justice is another Patriarchy tool.The so called “Manada” gang rape case in Spain has shown us this last week.Five men raped a 18 year old drunk woman in a local bull...read more
Today is Lesbian Visibility Day everybody! The fact that there are women who love (and fuck) women is steel a taboo in many cultures around the globe, can you believe it? Of course you can… because you are awake and fighting against oppression....read more
🔮It doesn’t matter if you think that you don’t have the right words. Trust me. It’s not about how many books by feminist authors you have read. You don’t need to be a college graduated in Women’s History to know, to understand the inequality of...read more
🔮We are introducing a NEW COLLECTION : Your Fight is My Fight. There are many positions within feminism. It is not a homogenous collective. There are even opposing positions that divide us… and keep us in constant conflict, sex work for...read more
Collection and text by Monique Howie My motivation in designing the Not Up For Grabs logo was born out of an instinctive need to protect the future of my six-month-old baby girl. I remember so clearly the moment I heard Donald Trump’s disturbing words about...read more
In the recent weeks we have witnessed an unprecedented display of public demonstrations that is undoubtedly inspiring. The eyes of the world are placed on the debate on gun control in the US, and regardless of the country we are from, we can...read more
🔮We are still overwhelmed by the huge participation in this year´s Women’s Strike. I spent a Sunday filled with mixed emotions. I felt the power of this transformative event in the streets of London (although it was not massive here), talking to people from different countries and finding in all those testimonies the same light of hope in their voices.read more
So many things have been said
But I was not born
To accomplish them.
In recent days a controversy caught my attention significantly.
There was a request from Mia Merrill to remove a painting of the renowned Balthus “Therese Dreaming” from the Met Museum.read more
One of the combative actions that I like the most is the appropriation and resignification of certain terms that were originally used in a pejorative and discriminatory way.read more
We have rights because women before us made riots.
We have RIGHTS because women before us died.
There was a time when our destination in life was to get marry and raise children. And that was it.
By Sally Barret Does it upset you that I let my hair legs grow freely, just like yours do? Does it scare you that I am confident in my own skin? Is it a problem if I do not conform to the social standards that YOU have chosen for me? It seems a...read more
Four years ago, in my home town, I made a series of drawings of women showing their nipples in different non erotical situations like brushing theirs teeth, shaving or dancing along and I put them on the streets. ✨ I was curious about the...read more
You all know what I’m talking about. Now we can count, measure and analyze the impact of our self image in others.
This is not only a tool for “distraction” let’s say… but also a tool for keeping us unhappy and in the constant search for an ideal which is ridiculous. There is a beauty dictatorship out there and we need to face it and defeat it.