Biography: 

Yejide Orunmila is President of the African National Women’s Organization (ANWO), an organization of the African People’s Socialist Party which was created to address the special oppression of African women. As the only anti-imperialist, anti-colonial revolutionary African women’s organization, ANWO is leading on the everyday issues that impact the lives of African women. Yejide writes the column “Harriet’s Daughters” in The Burning Spear Newspaper and has spoken around the country on African Internationalism, the political theory of the African working-class.