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

06.24.2015

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

06.23.2015

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

06.23.2015

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

#womenforward15 Gala Luncheon

06.17.2015

The staff and board of Equal Rights Advocates were honored to welcome 1,200 guests to the annual gala luncheon on June 11. The event featured keynote speaker Patricia Arquette, as well as honorees... read more

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