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Equal Rights Advocates protects and expands economic and educational access and opportunities for women and girls.

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Thursday, June 11th
San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission Street
11:30 Registration / Noon Lunch & Program
Keynote Patricia Arquette


Latest News from Equal Rights Advocates

California Senate Passes ERA-Sponsored Fair Pay Act


The California State Senate yesterday unanimously approved the California Fair Pay Act, SB 358 (Jackson), which is poised to become the strongest equal pay law in the nation. “Women’s economic... read more

Women in Jazz Call for Inclusion at Lincoln Center


Every so often you experience a day that you know will be historic for women and girls in ten years. Like the day the San Francisco Fire Department allowed women to apply to become firefighters. Or... read more

Another Win for California’s Fair Pay Act


The California Fair Pay Act, authored by Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) and a lead bill in the Stronger California Agenda, passed out of the Senate Labor and Industrial Relations... read more

Tradeswomen Tuesday: Jamie McMillan, Ironworker/Welder


In honor of the upcoming Women Building the Nation Conference, May 1st -3rd 2015, the star of this week’s Tradeswomen Tuesday is one of the many international tradeswomen who will help make this... read more

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  • Ellen Pao: The Bigger Picture
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  • In the News: Stronger California Agenda Debuts in Sacramento
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  • Stronger California Seeks Economic Stability for Women
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  • ERA Featured in Cosmopolitan Special Report on Sexual Harassment at Work
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