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

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Latest News from Equal Rights Advocates

Tears of Joy: Yes, Our Families Matter


Today, the highest court in the land has finally affirmed what we’ve known all along:  Our families matter. We celebrate today the Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Obergefell v. Hodges... read more

Breaking News: ERA Releases Report and Launches Power of IX Campaign


ERA celebrates today’s anniversary of the passage of Title IX with the launch of our Power of IX Campaign, which includes the release of a hard hitting report addressing sexual harassment and... read more

Rape on the Night Shift: The Story of ERA Client Maria Borjorquez on Frontline


ERA client Maria Bojorquez was like many immigrant women who are vulnerable to sexual violence because they work nights as janitors in isolated buildings. Maria’s story is featured on a PBS... read more

Title IX: A Perspective by ERA Staff Attorney Kiki Williams


Today is the 43rd anniversary of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, a federal law that has opened up more doors for me than I ever could have imagined.  Title IX gave me the opportunity... read more

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  • In the News: Patricia Arquette Recommends ERA to Working Women
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  • Senate Bill 358 On Its Way To The Assembly
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  • In the News: Improve Access to Quality and Affordable Child Care and Education
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  • In the News: Profile of ERA Client Lucianna Borrego
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