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Stronger CA Advocates Network Releases 2019 Agenda


The Stronger Calif♀rnia Advocates Network brings together a diverse group of over 50 nonprofit and advocacy organizations from across the state that work on issues that deeply impact the lives of... read more

#BeHEARD Act: The sexual harassment superbill we’ve been waiting for


It’s 2019, and somehow millions of U.S. workers still are not protected from sexual harassment or discrimination under our civil rights laws. Service industry employees, domestic workers, and other... read more

Racing the Clock: How extending the deadline for sexual harassment claims changes the game


Did you know that after an act of workplace sexual harassment or discrimination, the clock on filing a complaint immediately begins to tick? With or without the victim’s knowledge. The way things... read more

Dear Betsy: We have a LOT to say.


Gender justice champions from every walk of life crowded into Equal Rights Advocates’ tent at the 2019 Women’s March in Oakland. Even after spending all morning marching and chanting, people... read more

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