The ERA Coalition/FFWE was joined for the discussion on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day by Coalition partners working in the movement, along with several United States Representatives who have been champions on the issues of the ERA and Black women’s equity.
Democratic lead sponsor Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) addressed live the ERA Coalition/Fund for Women’s Equality on the status of SJ Res 1, the Senate joint resolution to remove the time limit imposed on the ERA. He was joined by Republican lead sponsor Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and bipartisan Senate cosponsors of the resolution, who shared recorded remarks; Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), and Senator Angus King (I-ME).
An intersectional discussion with our AAPI leaders covering women’s equality, Patsy Mink, legal claims, advocacy, and supporting the AAPI community!
In these times as we examine everything about our world and country, let’s take a look at girls and women of color.
Please join us on Thursday, June 18th, at 5P/ET for our next Town Hall: Women of Color and the ERA.
Please join us tomorrow, Thursday May 28th at 6P/ET for our next Town Hall: Violence Against Women and the ERA. Registration closes at 9:30am ET, so be sure to claim your spot to join us by Zoom.
Greetings from New York City. Every night at 7 o’clock I go to my window and join my neighbors in cheering for our essential workers. We clap, bang pots, honk horns and otherwise create a ruckus of thanks for everyone who has made the intolerable loss of life here more tolerable.