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

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Share Your Story: Women and Diversity in Tech


Transparency is a powerful catalyst for change. This summer a number of technology companies (Apple, Google, Yahoo, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest, among others) released data reflecting... read more

Tradeswomen Tuesday: Ashley, an Electrician


Equal Rights Advocates is a proud member of the Taskforce on Tradeswomen Issues, which unites local, regional and national expertise and action to support tradeswomen and women who want access to... read more

Apply Now: Deputy Director Position Available


Position: Deputy Director Reports to: Executive Director Supervisory Relationships: Directly supervises accountant and bookkeeper, communications, office administrator, and provides administrative... read more

Michelle Caiola Joins ERA as Interim Legal Director


A veteran litigator who was lead attorney in Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Morgan Stanley, a class case alleging sex discrimination in pay and promotion that eventually settled for $54... read more

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In The Press

  • In the Press: SB 1384 and Living Wage Jobs for Rehabilitated Women
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  • SF Chronicle Op-ed: Pass SB 1384 and Let Her Work
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  • “Intergenerational Feminism and the Path Ahead”
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  • Executive Director Featured in UC Hastings Online Magazine
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