Author Archives: Amanda Krause

Board of Aldermen calls on state to ratify Equal Rights Amendment

  This Article From the New Bern Post by Randy Foster Note: This has been corrected since originally posted to reflect that there had never been more than two women on the board, not one. The glass ceiling was cracked, … Continue reading

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Why We Still Need the ERA

Many Americans think men and women are already equal under the law. But these 24 simple words have been kicking around for 169 years without being ratified as an amendment to the Constitution: Equality of rights under the law shall … Continue reading

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ERA-NC Alliance Fall Retreat

Participants in the ERA-NC Alliance retreat stand together at the end of a day of networking, learning, and planning. The retreat was held at Kanuga, in Hendersonville Oct. 14-15, 2017.

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Please follow the link to register for our Sister Organization ERA Alliance NC’s 1st Retreat!

>>>Kanuga Retreat Registration Link <<< Please Share on Social Media!  >>>Link to ERA Alliance NC’s 1st Fall Retreat! Facebook Invitation<<<  

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NC4ERA: A Project of NC NOW latest news National Speakers Kick-Off “Campus 4 ERA” Program Friday, September 15, 2017 Flagship Event

    Click image to watch film trailer.   Downloadable flyer. Click on image and share. Constitution Week Sept. 10-17, 2017  Campus Schedule  “Equal Means Equal”   All showings are free and open to the public NC State University – Raleigh … Continue reading

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“North Carolina has NOT ratified ERA. After 45 years, the NC bill remains buried in committee. As we celebrate Women’s Equality Day on August 26th, let’s also encourage our North Carolina legislators to pass the ERA. In 2020, we hope to … Continue reading

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Let us know how you want to get involved in passing the Equal Rights Amendment!

  Take Brief Survey Below: https://ratifyeranc.typeform.com/to/n81jTh

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EQUAL RIGHTS Update: The ERA and Title IX By: Christina Shaman

……“When the news came out that DeVos was both planning to roll back protections [on Title IX] and spending her time discussing the law and its nuances with hate groups rather than with survivors, we were outraged,” Jahangiri said. “Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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OPINON: The deafening silence on an Equal Rights Amendment

“Not so in North Carolina, where numerous measures languish in the House or Senate Rules Committee for months, never to be heard. Now the legislators have decamped after six months, but not before hearing from hundreds of concerned citizens about … Continue reading

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Equal Rights Amendment backers urge movement on bills at NC General Assembly They plan to sweeten the action with cookies and personal stories June 7th

 Durham, NC – The Equal Rights Amendment North Carolina Alliance is holding an “I Love the ERA” event at the North Carolina General Assembly on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 2 p.m. In an effort to alert the members of … Continue reading

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