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

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Remembering and Honoring Madeline Mixer


  Equal Rights Advocates honors and remembers our friend Madeline Mixer, a gender-equality pioneer who spent decades advocating and organizing for working women. Madeline, a passionate supporter of... read more

Joy Kruse Gender Justice Memorial Fund


Equal Rights Advocates is honored to announce the formation of the Joy Kruse Gender Justice Memorial Fund to honor the memory of an extraordinary lawyer, treasured ERA leader, and friend to many.... read more

Trump Administration Tries to Dismiss Challenge To DeVos’ Rollback of Protections for Survivors of Sexual Violence. ERA Presses Ahead With Case.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, June 9, 2018   CONTACTS For Equal Rights Advocates: Delia Coleman, 415.575.2396, dcoleman@equalrights.org For Democracy Forward: Charisma Troiano, 202.701.1781,... read more

Don’t Miss Our Gala Luncheon with Mónica Ramírez and Irma Herrera


Join Equal Rights Advocates for our 44th annual Gala Luncheon June 6 in San Francisco. On Wednesday, June 6, check-in starts at 11 am. The Gala Luncheon will begin promptly at 12 noon.   Hundreds of... read more

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  • BuzzFeed: Actors Say There Won’t Be Equal Pay Until Hollywood Creates More Diverse Roles
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  • HuffPost: Let’s Not Give Alleged Harassers A Comeback Narrative
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  • Palo Alto Online: Stanford agrees to Title IX reforms under federal resolution
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  • Yahoo News: Cheerleaders say ‘groping and sexual harassment are part of the job’ — but they’re not the only ones
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