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Equal Rights Advocates protects and expands economic and educational access and opportunities for women and girls.

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Taking the Fight for Equal Pay to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals


Today, we have a historic opportunity to see justice served for millions of women. Women like Aileen Rizo. In 2012, Aileen, a mother of three, discovered she was earning over $10,000 less each year... read more

Action Alert: Say NO to Disastrous GOP Tax Bill


Defend Women & Families – Not Wall Street  Every woman and her family deserves a shot at the American dream. But the last-minute, hastily scribbled, and undebated #GOPTaxBill passed over the weekend... read more

What Team ERA is Reading This Week


We Are All Implicated in the Post-Weinstein Reckoning (The Cut) Rebecca Traister writes a thoughtful reflection on how we confront harassers in our lives and workplaces. She is also spot-on when... read more

In This Lifetime Please: Why We Can’t Wait 216 Years to Close the Latina Pay and Wealth Gap


This piece was co-authored by Mónica Ramírez, Deputy Director of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA). It originally appeared on Medium.  A new report released just last week by... read more

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  • The Recorder: Prior Salary Can’t Justify Paying Women Less, Ninth Circuit Is Told
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  • NY Times: The Takedown of Title IX
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  • Wired: How to Pierce the Secrecy Around Sexual Harassment Cases
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  • Santa Cruz Sentinel: Felton assistant principal accused of sexual misconduct in #metoo case
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