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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's 40th Anniversary


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Tradeswomen Tuesday: Brenda, a Bricklayer


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

Karma Doesn’t Pay The Bills and It Won’t Solve Pay Inequity


This piece was originally published on Huffington Post. In an exchange reminiscent of a Mad Men episode, Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella told a room full of women in technology that they shouldn’t ask... read more

New Report from ERA Examines 50 Years of Workplace Sexual Harassment


MOVING WOMEN FORWARD. It’s what we do. It’s what we believe in. We’ve dedicated our entire 40th year to talking about and pushing this concept – what must we do to advance the economic and... read more

New Case: Cal Women’s Field Hockey Fights to Take Back Field


Equal Rights Advocates is proud to represent three women of the UC Berkeley field hockey team in their bid to take back their field, a fight that has made headlines throughout the Bay Area this past... read more

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  • New Case: Cal Women’s Field Hockey Fights to Take Back Field
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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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