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

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ERA Sponsors Bill to Prohibit Sexual Harassment in Venture Capital

08.17.2017

Over the past several months, a series of brave women entrepreneurs have come forward with stories of sexual harassment by venture capitalists. In response to what clearly is a pervasive problem, ERA... read more

There is No Place for Violent White Supremacy in a Democracy

08.14.2017

Equal Rights Advocates joins others in condemning the violent white supremacy on display in Charlottesville over this past weekend. And we see the violence that erupted as connected to recent claims... read more

Demand Equal Pay for Black Women

07.31.2017

Would you accept 63 cents on the dollar?  The day has finally come. Today, July 31, Black women’s earnings have finally caught up (theoretically) with what white men earned last year. In reality,... read more

Remembering the Whole Wealth Equation on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

07.31.2017

This piece has been co-authored by Noreen Farrell, Executive Director of Equal Rights Advocates and Teresa Younger, President & CEO of the Ms. Foundation. Today is Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, a... read more

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