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No to women's oppression initiative was established in 2009, in the aftermath of increased police and security harassment against women in sudan. The oppression of women is very ancient: it existed before capitalism, which is also a system of oppression, but one that is more global in. Marxism and the oppression of women opens up an original direction in the marxist-feminist theorisation of gender and capitalist reproduction this edition.
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