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5 Simple Steps to Ensure Justice & Equity Prevail on Nov. 6

October 19, 2018 | by

  We’ll get right down to it: On Nov. 6, we all need to turn out to vote. Why? Because our rights are literally on the line. Because just 2 Senate votes meant the difference in Brett Kavanaugh...
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Gov. Brown Signs ERA’s #MeToo Bills, Strongest Sexual Harassment Legislation in the Nation

September 30, 2018 | by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018   CONTACTS Jess Eagle Equal Rights Advocates 415.575.2380 jeagle@equalrights.org Jasmin Tuffaha California Employment Lawyers Association 818.274.6649...
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ERA Calls for Halt of Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings

September 24, 2018 | by

  In response to the news of a second allegation of sexual misconduct by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Equal Rights Advocates releases the following statement: We call upon the U.S. Senate...
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ERA Submits Letter to Gov. Brown on Behalf of 12 National Orgs: CA Needs to #TakeTheLead on Sexual Harassment Reforms

September 21, 2018 | by

On September 21, 2018, Equal Rights Advocates submitted a letter to Governor Jerry Brown on behalf of 12 national organizations representing and advocating for women’s rights and workers’ rights...
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Urge CA Gov. Brown to Sign the #TakeTheLead Bills & Combat Sexual Harassment

September 18, 2018 | by

  Right now, California Gov. Jerry Brown is deciding whether to sign or veto the strongest slate of anti-sexual harassment bills our country has ever seen. He must decide by Sept. 30! Sexual...
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ERA Supports McDonald’s Workers in Nationwide Strike Protesting Sexual Harassment

September 17, 2018 | by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018   CONTACT Jess Eagle Equal Rights Advocates 415.575.2380 jeagle@equalrights.org   ERA Supports McDonald’s Workers in Nationwide Strike Protesting...
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In a Nail Biter Finish, #MeToo Bill SB 1300 Heads to Governor

August 31, 2018 | by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, August 31, 2018 CONTACTS Jess Eagle Equal Rights Advocates 415.575.2380 jeagle@equalrights.org Jasmin Tuffaha CA Employment Lawyers Association 818.274.6649...
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Statement: Response to Leaked Draft of DeVos’s New Proposed Title IX Rules

August 31, 2018 | by

Legal and Advocacy Groups Suing Trump Administration for Unlawful Title IX Rollbacks Respond to DeVos’s Proposal to Further Harm Student Survivors of Sexual Assault and Harassment   In response to...
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Unite for Justice: Equal Rights Advocates and Partner Organizations Rally for National Day of Action to Stop Brett Kavanaugh

August 24, 2018 | by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, August 26, 2018 CONTACTS  Jess Eagle Equal Rights Advocates 415.575.2380 jeagle@equalrights.org Shannon Hovis NARAL Pro-Choice California 213.361.8371... read more

#TakeTheLead: To the Governor’s Desk

August 24, 2018 | by

Lawmakers vote Monday. Let’s end sexual harassment in California!   On Aug. 27, California lawmakers will decide whether to pass the boldest package of anti-sexual harassment bills our country has...
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