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Pushing the Envelope on Equal Pay Laws with Equal Pay Today!

May 25, 2017 | by

For months, advocates nationwide have been forced onto the defense – to preserve our hard-fought gains and ensure the civil rights of women, girls, and vulnerable communities are not threatened....
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Fighting for Equal Pay: Amicus Brief Filed in Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

May 24, 2017 | by

Aileen Rizo, a math consultant for the Fresno County Office of Education, discovered in 2012 she was being paid $12,000 less per year than her male co-workers doing the same job. She approached her...
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2016 Impact: Women’s Rights Will Not Be Violated on Our Watch

December 21, 2016 | by

4 female students. 1 serial sexual predator. A major university called to account. Justice for female shipyard workers outnumbered 16 to 1. Helping pregnant grocery workers stay on the job. 2016 was...
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2016 Impact: Building the National Movement for Gender Equity

December 21, 2016 | by

125,000+ joined the call for the Equal Rights Amendment Women showed their power in Sacramento and capitols across the country In 2016, with a special focus on young women of color, ERA mobilized...
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