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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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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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Join Our Action Team and Fight For California’s #MeToo Bills

September 18, 2018 | by

We will be calling on our Equal Rights Advocates’ Action Team to help us push Governor Jerry Brown to sign ALL of CA’s #MeToo bills into law. JOIN THE ACTION TEAM. HELP US ENSURE A SAFE WORKPLACE FOR...
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#StopKavanaugh: Our democracy — like our bodies — is not up for grabs

September 6, 2018 | by

Despite our protests. Despite our outrage. Despite the fact that 90% of his record is still being hidden from the very committee charged with confirming his nomination — let alone the public. (And... read more

Take Action to #StopKavanaugh

September 4, 2018 | by

Those who oppose civil rights, abortion rights, and access to health care won’t rest during this confirmation battle. We can’t afford to rest either. One vote will make the difference in successfully...
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URGENT: Sexual harassment bill SB 1300 under attack. We need your help!

August 28, 2018 | by

CA lawmakers are voting today: SB 1300 needs your support now! California lawmakers are about to vote on SB 1300 today, a #TakeTheLead bill that’s part of the strongest package of sexual harassment...
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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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Why I demand Congressional action for DREAMers

February 6, 2018 | by

Despite the public shock and outrage last September when President Trump rolled back Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), we still have no resolution. For five months, the Trump...
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Speak Out on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

July 26, 2017 | by

This Monday, July 31, we recognize Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, the day when Black women’s earnings finally catch up to what white men made last year. And while we’re fighting the many barriers to...
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