Equal Rights

Equal Rights

Support ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment and efforts to bring laws into compliance with the goals of the ERA. Support equal rights for all under state and federal law regardless of race, color gender, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability.

Votes for women logo
Event Date: 
Nov 19 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

The Inner Path Yoga Studio

We invite you to a free Tuesday night event/discussion series, to celebrate women of the past, present and future. Expect exciting high-octane women, raffles and light refreshments. Join the movement to appreciate women!  

Photo of members watching County Auditor present during a monthly membership meeting
Event Date: 
Jan 21 2020 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Event location: 

Washington State Capitol

January Special Program: 

State Legislature Lobby Day - Don't miss this exciting and educational field trip!

 

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Library Finance
ERA Ratified by 37 States
Event Date: 
Sep 9 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 

Marietta Fire Museum

Equal Rights Amendment - Will It Pass This Time?

Equal Means Equal. There are no more excuses.
News

The screening of the award-winning documentary "Equal Means Equal" was both enlightening and frightening. South Carolina, one of only 13 states which have not yet ratified the Equal Rights Amendment, could be the 38th state to do so and the last state needed. Find out what you can do to fuel the fight for Equal Rights.

Dr McBride speaking at LWVWI Annual Meeting
Event Date: 
Sep 12 2019 - 6:30pm

Women’s Suffrage Q&A Webinar with Dr. McBride

Picture of suffragists in 1848
Blog Post

Despite their inexperience, they drafted an agenda and an organizing document, the Declaration of Sentiments, that would galvanize American women. Together, Hunt and her guests envisioned an equality that would smash the sexist norms of their day—and they did it with cups of tea in hand.

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The League of Women Voters of Charlotte Mecklenburg members adopted positions regarding transportation, government, education, housing, social policy, environment/global climate change, healthcare reform and human trafficking.
Event Date: 
Aug 27 2019 - 5:00pm
Event location: 

Stone Soup Community Center

The League of Women Voters of Fresno will celebrate Women'e Equality Day on Tuesday, August 27, 5:30 pm at Stone Soup Community Center.   Dr. Carole Goldsmith, President of Fresno City College, is this year's honoree.

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