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Win! Governor Brown Signs CA Values Act Into Law

October 5, 2017 | by

Today, Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 54 – the California Values Act – into law. SB 54 ensures that state and local resources will not be used to fuel mass deportations and separate...
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Enough is Enough: Confronting Sexual Harassment and Violence in the Janitorial Industry

August 24, 2017 | by

“I screamed, “NO! NO! NO!” but you kept going and even told me, ‘No one can hear you.’” These are the chilling words of Leticia Soto in Letter From An Immigrant Woman To Her Rapist. After...
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STEM: Not just a hobby for girls. It’s a civil right.

July 28, 2017 | by

In 2013, just 18% of college computer science majors were women. But girls become disinterested in STEM long before college graduation: it happens throughout high school.  To ensure girls have equal...
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Action Alert: Thank OUSD for Listening to Girls

June 22, 2017 | by

Kamala Harris. Elizabeth Warren. Women on the Board of Directors at Uber. You know what we’re talking about – women being interrupted by men who feel threatened that their power and influence are...
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