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Latest News from Equal Rights Advocates

Tradeswomen Tuesday: Joyce, an Ironworker


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

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

Paid Sick Days Victory in California


The California Work & Family Coalition, of which Equal Rights Advocates is a proud member, helped to successfully secure the passage of a new paid sick leave law in the state. California is the... read more

Gov. Brown Signs ERA-Sponsored Education Equity Bill


A resounding win for young women athletes and those that support them. Late last month, California Governor Jerry Brown signed Equal Rights Advocates-sponsored Senate Bill 1349 into law. This new... read more

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  • 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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