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Nevada 36th State to Ratify Equal Rights Amendment | NOW.org

The National Organization for Women (NOW) just announced that Nevada is the 36th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment so that it clearly “includes equitable access to all aspects of reproductive health care and centers marginalized people, including LGBTQIA individuals, immigrants, women of color, and women with disabilities.” 173 more words

Politics

"The Rise In Transgender Homicides Is A National Crisis"

Statement by NOW President Terry O’Neill

March 9, 2017

Washington, DC – The numbers are horrifying, but they don’t tell the whole story.

In one week alone, four transgender black women were murdered in the United States. 234 more words

Abortion and Feminism

Letter to the Editor, NY Times 04 March 2017

By Terry O’Neill, President, National Organization for Women

To the Editor:

Re “Pro-Life, but Left Out… 188 more words

Donald Trump may have accidentally created a new women’s movement

NATALIE FERTIG

WASHINGTON

When Marin Alsop was 9 years old, her father took her to see Leonard Bernstein direct the New York Philharmonic. The next day, she got a bracing response when she told her violin teacher she wanted to be a conductor. 973 more words