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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


Latest News from Equal Rights Advocates

Francoise Jacobsohn Joins ERA with Taskforce on Tradeswomen’s Issues


Equal Rights Advocates is pleased to announce that it is partnering with Wider Opportunities for Women to co-chair the National Taskforce on Tradeswomen’s Issues.  Our new staff addition,... read more

Now Hiring: Deputy Director and Senior Staff Attorney


Join our growing team of change-makers in San Francisco! For more information on how to apply, click the links. Senior Staff Attorney Deputy Director 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

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  • The Case for Opening Up Construction Jobs To Women
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  • Karma Doesn’t Pay The Bills and It Won’t Solve Pay Inequity
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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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