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Radical Justice Looks Like Centering the Survivor

April 23, 2018 | by

ERA Senior Staff Attorney Brenda Adams shares insights on survivor-centered justice this Sexual Assault Awareness Month.   Experiences of sexual assault often strip survivors of their autonomy. As...
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This Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Survivors and Allies Have the Power

April 13, 2018 | by

“Man with 19 Accusers Declares April Sexual Assault Awareness Month.” Nope, folks: that wasn’t an Onion headline. That was an actual headline from April 2 of this year, recounting actual facts,...
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ERA Sues Sacramento School District for Civil Rights Violations after Sexual Assault

March 21, 2018 | by

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 21, 2018 CONTACT: Delia Coleman,, 312.961.0033 mobile   Sacramento City Unified School District Sued by Former Student for  Violating... read more

Equal Rights Advocates Sues Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education: Campus Sexual Misconduct and Violence is Gender Discrimination

January 25, 2018 | by

Achieving gender justice and equity is a key part in the broader fight for human rights and social justice. In 1976, Equal Rights Advocates led appellate briefing to clarify that Title IX prohibits...
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