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BuzzFeed: California’s Attempt to Reject Betsy DeVos’s Campus Rape Policies Just Failed

October 17, 2017 | by

BuzzFeed News covered Governor Brown’s veto of Senate Bill 169, sponsored by ERA. Advocacy group Equal Rights Advocates also expressed disappointment, but pledged to work with Brown’s office to... read more

NBC News: Woody Allen’s Weinstein Comments Example of ‘Men Protecting Men,’ Activist Says

October 16, 2017 | by

NBC News covers Woody Allen’s response to multiple accusations of sexual harassment and sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein. Noreen Farrell, executive director of Equal Rights Advocates, a national... read more

Mashable: 8 things Trump’s done to hurt girls since taking office

October 11, 2017 | by

On International Day of the Girl, Mashable compiled a list of actions President Trump has taken that harm girls in the U.S. and abroad.  “If this Administration really cared about empowering girls,... read more

Los Angeles Times: USC medical school dean out amid revelations of sexual harassment claim, $135,000 settlement with researcher

October 6, 2017 | by

The Los Angeles Times covered USC’s dismissal of their new medical school dean after it was revealed the school was aware of a previous complaint of sexual harassment against the professor. Noreen... read more