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A 10 Year Battle Against Rape in the Workplace

December 9, 2015 | by

There are some moments that are too horrifying to forget. For Maria Bojorquez, one such moment happened on October 4, 2004, when she was brutally raped by her supervisor as she worked alone on the...
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Securing Basic Rights for Pregnant Workers like Christina

December 1, 2015 | by

Today is Giving Tuesday, an international day to celebrate community and generosity. Please join the tens of thousands of others who are giving today by sharing $5 to support our work for pregnant...
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New Case: Courtnee, a Pregnant Worker Illegally Fired from Olive Garden

January 29, 2015 | by

Worker justice advocates, including Equal Rights Advocates, filed a charge of discrimination with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) today against Darden Restaurants, Inc. on...
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Client Story: Liliana, a Restaurant Worker

November 14, 2014 | by

Liliana* began working as a hostess in Miami-area restaurants about three years ago. Like many immigrant women, Liliana came to the United States to build a better future for herself and found that...
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Marisa and Christa Join ERA as Fellow and Law Clerk

September 16, 2014 | by

Central to ERA’s mission is the mentorship of the next generation of legal advocates. Each year, we welcome new law clerks from law schools nationwide who assist us with research and other legal...
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Ruth Chance Law Fellowship Application Deadline Approaching

October 16, 2013 | by

A small reminder to those interested in applying for ERA’s unique and career-changing Ruth Chance Law Fellowship: the deadline for the submission of application materials is October 28! The Ruth...
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