Posted by: J.V. | January 1, 2011

Jayaben Desai, 1933-2010

Definitely worth highlighting.

According to the original article linked to on Feministe, Jayaben Desai:

came to be known as a “lioness” for her role in leading the two-year long strike at the Grunwick Film Processing Laboratories, north London, in the 1970s to demand union recognition for its largely Asian and female workforce.

 


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