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10 Toni Morrison Quotes That Will Never Stop Inspiring Us

08.06.2019

Toni Morrison’s work and language (as she would say) profoundly impacted millions of people around the world, often in deeply personal ways. Her life was a testament to the power of language to... read more

DeVos Lawsuit Update: Groups Detail “Chilling Effects” of Title IX Rollbacks

07.26.2019

Release issued by Democracy Forward In new filing, ERA & plaintiffs say abandoned guidance deters student survivors from coming forward, delays investigations of sexual violence Washington, D.C. —... read more

Published Case Will Protect Student Survivors of Sexual Assault

07.25.2019

In a move that will help student survivors of sexual assault across the country, today a California appellate court granted ERA’s request to publish an important case ensuring the rights of student... read more

Ask an Advocate: Q&A with Kimberly Alvarenga

07.23.2019

The Stronger Califrnia Advocates Network is an innovative collaboration of 50+ nonprofit and advocacy organizations across the state that work together to break down barriers that keep women from... read more

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