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The ERA in the #MeToo Era

I have given a number of speeches since the #MeToo stories started popping up on social media and since the powerful men started falling down. People regularly ask me about the Arizona efforts to pass the  1,126 more words

Pamela Powers Hannley

New from Equal Rights Advocates: Taking the Fight for Equal Pay to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

Today, we have a historic opportunity to see justice served for millions of women.

Women like Aileen Rizo. In 2012, Aileen, a mother of three, discovered she was earning over $10,000 less each year than her male co-workers doing the same job. 342 more words


The Teutonic Transcendence of 1938

Brought to you by TheJudge13 chronicler Jennie Mowbray

“Superhuman effort isn’t worth a damn unless it achieves results”

~Ernest Shackleton~

Twenty years before the “Space Race”, fueled by the chilly relationship between the United and the Soviet Union, there was the “Grand Prix Motor Race”. 2,165 more words


Juana Molina - Cálculos y Oráculos (2017)

As the snow falls steadily outside, I’ve started my annual trawl through all the “best album of the year” lists.

I’ve started with that compiled by  138 more words

All - Songs, Tracks & Music

Teens Work for ERA

Six teenage girls were shocked to learn in their seventh grade English class that the ERA still wasn’t law. They decided to take action because “We don’t want to live in the world when we get older where women are not respected enough to be considered equals,” calling themselves the Yellow Roses. 31 more words

Global Youth Activism

Crossover blog post from my job at the archives

I work at the Women and Leadership Archives as a Graduate Assistant, and wrote a post about the 1980s controversy surrounding the Equal Rights Amendment, abortion, and a Chicago Catholic social justice organization. 51 more words

The #MeToo Movement and the ERA

By Beverly George,

ACE-Naperville Leader

There has been a cacophony of “Me, too!” cries recently from scores of women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted in the workplace by men in power. 881 more words