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Ending the pushout of women in scientific research

February 20, 2019 | by

  We’re partnering with women scientists at the Scripps Research Institute to create innovative new policies for curbing sexual harassment in academic sciences and research. The academic sciences...
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March with ERA on Jan. 19!

January 11, 2019 | by

Bay Area supporters: Join us Saturday, Jan. 19 at the 3rd annual Women’s March in Oakland or San Francisco! Details below.  “The woman power of this nation can be the power which makes us whole.”...
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Stronger CA Advocates celebrate 2018 legislative champions

January 9, 2019 | by

On Tuesday, January 8, we joined California legislators, staffers, and advocates in Sacramento for an annual Stronger California Advocates Network Policy Convening and Reception. Together, we...
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Our Bodies on the Line: Latina Equal Pay and #MeToo

November 1, 2018 | by

By Noreen Farrell and Mónica Ramírez This piece was originally published by Luz Collective, and cross-posted here with permission.    Nearly one year ago exactly, we experienced a watershed moment...
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Joy Kruse Gender Justice Memorial Fund

June 23, 2018 | by

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....
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Remembering and Honoring Madeline Mixer

June 22, 2018 | by

  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...
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Legal Director Jennifer Reisch Named Top Labor and Employment Lawyer

August 25, 2017 | by

We are thrilled to announce that for the third consecutive year, Legal Director Jennifer Reisch has been named one of California’s Top 75 Labor and Employment Lawyers by the Daily Journal. Jennifer...
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Welcome to our 2017 Summer Law Clerks

June 21, 2017 | by

Central to ERA’s mission is the mentorship of the next generation of legal advocates. As a part of that goal, we welcome law clerks each year who assist with research and legal projects, and staff...
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Celebrating ERA Board Member Ghada Saliba-Malouf & All Immigrant Women on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2017 | by

Today’s International Women’s Day is a time to celebrate the incredible achievements of women across the country and abroad. At Equal Rights Advocates, we are particularly proud of the many...
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Autumn McDonald Joins ERA’s Board of Directors

March 6, 2017 | by

We are excited to announce that Autumn McDonald has joined ERA’s Board of Directors. Autumn brings nearly two decades of experience working with foundations, nonprofit organizations, government...
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