Intersectional Responses to COVID-19





Resources & Responses

The future is feminist sign held by protestorFrom EWU’s WGS Faculty and Featuring WGS Graduates

Area groups come to aid of immigrant families left out of federal stimulus program Featuring Hanncel Sanchez, class of 2019

Judy Rohrer: Are We Ready to Emerge From COVID-19? Revisiting the Pandemic as a Portal

Judy Rohrer: COVID, Structural Change, and EWU’s Future

Judy Rohrer: The virus does discriminate


Disability Justice Resources

Know Your Rights Guide to Surviving COVID-19 Triage Protocols

Social Distancing and Crip Survival: A Disability Centered Response to COVID-19



Economic/Labor Justice

Build a Better Workplace

The Debt Collective

Four Times More Women Than Men Dropped Out of the Labor Force in September

National Nurses United Response to COVID-19

Other countries have social safety nets. The U.S. has women

Resources for Domestic Workers on the Coronavirus Pandemic


Housing Justice

National Fair Housing COVID-19 Resource Center

Protecting Renter and Homeowner Rights During Our National Health Crisis



Indigenous Responses

Decolonizing Community Care in Response to COVID-19

Our Response to COVID-19

Seeding Sovereignty



International Perspectives

COVID-19 can augment violence to Mexican women

Lessons from African Feminists Mobilizing Against COVID-19




Intimate Partner Violence

Coronavirus Poses Fresh Challenges for Domestic Violence Shelters Around the World 

COVID-19 Creates Added Danger for Women in Homes With Domestic Violence

The COVID-19 pandemic has a new victim: undocumented women in abusive relationships

Domestic Violence Concerns Grow as Coronavirus Outbreak Continues

Domestic Violence is on the Rise With Coronavirus Lockdown. Responses are Missing the Point.

For Abused Women, a Pandemic Lockdown Has Dangers of Its Own

A Gender Lens on COVID-19: Pandemics and Violence against Women and Children

A New COVID-19 Crisis: Domestic Abuse Rises Worldwide


Policy Ideas

Building Bridges, Not Walking on Backs: A Feminist Economic Recovery Plan for COVID-19

Call for a Feminist COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Highlights the Need for Prison Labor Reform

OPINION: COVID-19, Domestic Violence, and Child Abuse — Title IX Can Help


Resources and Responses

American Studies Association Living Archive: Addressing Anti-Asian, Anti-Sex Worker Violence

The Coronavirus Is a Disaster for Feminism and a response, No, COVID-19 Is Not a ‘Disaster for Feminism’

Disaster patriarchy: how the pandemic has unleashed a war on women

Equity, Justice, & Making Meaning of COVID-19

Feminist Majority Foundation COVID-19 Newswire

Feminist Responses to COVID-19

For a Feminist Response to COVID-19 – Women Deliver

Gender equality matters in COVID-19 response

Interrupting Racism & Bias

NYU Cara Project: COVID-19, Asian Americans, Resiliency, and Allyship

The Virus and the Home

WGSS Programs During COVID: A Data Brief from NWSA

We Keep Us Safe

Why the COVID-19 pandemic needs more women leaders

The Virus Moved Female Faculty to the Brink. Will Universities Help?

YWCA Report: AMERICA’S RECOVERY FROM THE 2020 “SHECESSION”: Building a Female Future of Childcare and Work


Self Care and Community Care

Care and Connection in Crisis

COVID-19: A Black, Queer, Feminist Grounding and Call for Self and Community Care

Pregnant Health Care Workers: A Question for Early Immunization



*Thanks to the Women’s Center at University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, for their great contributions to this list!

Videos and Virtual Events

Arundhati Roy “The Pandemic is a Portal”

Coronavirus Capitalism — and How to Beat It

Haymarket Books’ “Learning Together While Staying Apart” events:

“Under the Blacklight: the Intersectional Failures that COVID Lays Bare” with Kimberlé Crenshaw and guests Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6