Fighting for Women's Equality

Blog Posts by ERA Staff

Modern Alliance funds sexual harassment work

July 10, 2019 | by

Equal Rights Advocates is thrilled to receive financial support from Modern Alliance for our work combating sexual harassment. Women and people across genders deserve to work with dignity and safety... read more

VIDEO: Owning Our Space

July 8, 2019 | by

Clients Terry Becker and Jasmine Deauville fought back against sexual harassment and discrimination they experienced at work, with free legal help from Equal Rights Advocates. Here are there stories,...
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ERA featured in HRC Report “Inclusive Interpretations of Sex Discrimination Law”

June 25, 2019 | by

ERA Staff Attorney Maha Ibrahim wrote a feature for the Human Rights Campaigns’ latest report, “Inclusive Interpretations of Sex Discrimination Law.” The article, “Sexual Harassment as a form of Sex...
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Landmark Sex Discrimination Settlement for ERA Gold Miner Client

June 13, 2019 | by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jess Eagle jeagle@equalrights.org, 415.575.2380 SAN FRANCISCO — Jennifer Reisch, Legal Director of Equal Rights Advocates, issued the following statement on the U.S...
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Ask an Advocate: Q&A with Mary Ignatius

June 7, 2019 | by

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...
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45th Anniversary Gender Justice Honoree: Women Donors Network

June 5, 2019 | by

To celebrate our 45th anniversary, we’re honoring gender justice champions who have worked passionately to transform our workplaces and schools into spaces where every woman, student, and nonbinary... read more

45th Anniversary Gender Justice Honorees: Emerging Leaders of Courage

June 5, 2019 | by

To celebrate our 45th anniversary, we’re honoring gender justice champions who have worked passionately to transform our workplaces and schools into spaces where every woman, student, and nonbinary... read more

45th Anniversary Gender Justice Honoree: Mario Diaz, Wells Fargo

June 5, 2019 | by

To celebrate our 45th anniversary, we’re honoring gender justice champions who have worked passionately to transform our workplaces and schools into spaces where every woman, student, and nonbinary... read more

#MeToo Inspired Bill Wins CA Assembly Support

May 23, 2019 | by

AB 9 Corrects Statute of Limitations for Discrimination & Sexual Harassment Claims SACRAMENTO – The California State Assembly today approved important legislation that would give victims of... read more

ERA, Partners Stand with Janitors Saying ‘Ya Basta!’ to Sexual Harassment & Violence at Work

May 23, 2019 | by

Equal Rights Advocates, SEIU-USWW, and Futures Without Violence submit comments to guide sexual harassment training for CA janitorial workers On May 20, 2019, Equal Rights Advocates and Futures... read more