Julia Bertrand


Julia Bertrand born Vosges, France February 13, 1877 (d. 1960). Nonviolent anarchist; radical anti-militarist; president of League of Feminists Against War (LFCG). Detained in prison camp for anti-military views, 1914-15.


"If men cannot assure the peace of the world, we, the women, give our work and our voice. . . Creators of life, defend it!" (Éliane Gubin, Siècle de Féministes, p. 199; photo http://bit.ly/JKUZ73)