Today, the ERA Coalition/Fund for Women’s Equality media hub, Equal Voices, announces the launch of the premiere episode of the podcast Equality Talks. Together with 290 partner organizations representing over 80 million champions for equality, the program uplifts and amplifies the voices of this movement, especially from communities most affected by systemic oppression and exclusion from mainstream media.
Tag: Equal Rights Amendment
The Equal Rights Amendment: a step towards addressing sexual assault in the military
The ERA could help address sexual assault in the military by guaranteeing equal protections under the law. Currently, the 14th Amendment prohibits discrimination based on race, but not on the basis of gender. By adding the ERA to the Constitution, the law would explicitly prohibit discrimination based on gender and create a legal foundation for equal protection.
Period poverty and the Equal Rights Amendment: striving for menstrual equity
Period poverty, (the lack of access to sanitary products and adequate menstrual hygiene management), is an issue that disproportionately affects women and girls worldwide and other people who menstruate. In the fight for menstrual equity, the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) emerges as a crucial tool to promote gender equality and eradicate period poverty.
Unveiling the Disparities of AI: The Impact On Cis-Gender and Trans Women
In the modern era, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has revolutionized numerous aspects of our lives, from healthcare to transportation, and everything in between. While AI holds great potential for progress and innovation, it is vital to recognize that disparities exist within its development, deployment, and usage. We’ll explore the specific impact of AI on women, including those who use AI and those who do not. Additionally, we will shed light on how these disparities extend to trans women, highlighting the need for inclusivity and equitable AI systems.
Should restaurants care about equality & the ERA?
In today’s society, equality is a fundamental value that transcends all industries and sectors. Restaurants, as important social spaces where people gather, have a unique opportunity to champion equality and make a positive impact on society.
Promoting Equality and Empowering Families: The Impact of the Equal Rights Amendment
By Velu Ochoa Raising a family is a rewarding yet demanding journey; in the United States, many families face numerous challenges that make the journey even more arduous. From financial struggles to inadequate social support systems, expensive child care, and a lack of family-friendly policies, the obstacles can feel overwhelming. Addressing these challenges is crucial … Continue reading Promoting Equality and Empowering Families: The Impact of the Equal Rights Amendment