The New York Assembly took a first step this summer toward adding an Equal Rights Amendment to the state Constitution when New York Governor Kathy Hochul called the State Legislature into an Extraordinary Session.
Wage justice is racial justice.
Wage justice is gender justice.
By talking about Black History Month through the lens of what Black people are really going up against, we are forcing white supremacy to own up to how Black people have the rights, or rather lack thereof, that they do because of systemic racism and oppression by White heteropatriarchal systems.
As we continue our fight towards the constitutional protections of those on the account of sex, many new companies, businesses, individuals, and organizations have followed suit and joined forces to become partners in the ERA Coalition. As a show of our gratitude and continued support, we would like to take a moment to spotlight some of our new partners!
The ERA Coalition/Fund for Women’s Equality has a small but mighty team of staff doing the behind-the-scenes work. But we’re lucky enough to also have the support of an experienced, enthusiastic Board of Directors, Advisory Council, and Legal Task Force. Learn more about our team!
Day 1,448 of Trump’s America by Aryana Goodarzi Americans responded to four years of anti-civil rights with the outcome of the 2020 presidential election and the Georgia runoffs. Women’s rights protests, Black Lives Matter protests, Stacey Abrams countering acts of voter suppression, have all been responses that together will continue to be momentous. However, in … Continue reading Day 1,448 of Trump’s America