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Francoise Jacobsohn Joins ERA with Taskforce on Tradeswomen’s Issues

10.21.2014

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

10.21.2014

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

10.11.2014

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

10.09.2014

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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  • 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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