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DeVos Lawsuit Update: Groups Detail “Chilling Effects” of Title IX Rollbacks

July 26, 2019 | by

Release issued by Democracy Forward In new filing, ERA & plaintiffs say abandoned guidance deters student survivors from coming forward, delays investigations of sexual violence Washington, D.C. —...
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Published Case Will Protect Student Survivors of Sexual Assault

July 25, 2019 | by

In a move that will help student survivors of sexual assault across the country, today a California appellate court granted ERA’s request to publish an important case ensuring the rights of student...
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Modern Alliance funds sexual harassment work

July 10, 2019 | by

Equal Rights Advocates is thrilled to receive financial support from Modern Alliance for our work combating sexual harassment. Women and people across genders deserve to work with dignity and safety... read more

VIDEO: Owning Our Space

July 8, 2019 | by

Clients Terry Becker and Jasmine Douville fought back against sexual harassment and discrimination they experienced at work, with free legal help from Equal Rights Advocates. Here are there stories,...
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From Survivors to Activists: ERA Student Clients Speak Out, Support CA Bill

June 26, 2019 | by

Two ERA student clients and survivors of campus sexual assault are sharing their stories and speaking out in support of California Senate Bill 493.  Student survivor client Julia Sanchez wrote an...
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#MeToo Inspired Bill Wins CA Assembly Support

May 23, 2019 | by

AB 9 Corrects Statute of Limitations for Discrimination & Sexual Harassment Claims SACRAMENTO – The California State Assembly today approved important legislation that would give victims of... read more

ERA, Partners Stand with Janitors Saying ‘Ya Basta!’ to Sexual Harassment & Violence at Work

May 23, 2019 | by

Equal Rights Advocates, SEIU-USWW, and Futures Without Violence submit comments to guide sexual harassment training for CA janitorial workers On May 20, 2019, Equal Rights Advocates and Futures... read more

Stronger CA Advocates Network Releases 2019 Agenda

May 3, 2019 | by

The Stronger Calif♀rnia Advocates Network brings together a diverse group of over 50 nonprofit and advocacy organizations from across the state that work on issues that deeply impact the lives of...
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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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VIDEO: 5 New Anti-Sexual Harassment Rights for CA Workers

February 14, 2019 | by

Starting Jan. 1, 2019,  California workers have 5 new rights to protect against workplace sexual harassment, and make it easier for you to come forward and seek justice if you do experience...
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