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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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More municipalities join call to put women in the Constitution

  NEWS RELEASE FROM THE ERA-NC ALLIANCE Durham, NC – From the mountains to the coast, many municipalities and counties are now on record with their support for North Carolina’s ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The City Councils … 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!

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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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New ERA initiative begun by actor Kamala Lopez

Kamala Lopez, writer and producer of the movie Equal Means Equal writes: Women in the U.S. don’t have equal rights. Yup. No equal rights in the U.S. Constitution. The Equal Rights Amendment never passed. This means that women currently don’t … 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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ERA Advocates send 13,728 Messages to Legislative Committee Members

=From the state NOW Legislative Report: ERA UPDATE Both ERA bills S85 and H102 remain unheard in their respective Rules Committees. However, significant progress was made in lobbying efforts by organizations with an interest in the passage of the ERA. … Continue reading

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What is going on in NC with the ERA?

Valentines Day 2017 the Equal Rights Amendment was introduced to North Carolina State Legislature by Senator Floyd McKissick, Jr., and Representative Carla Cunningham. We beckoned folks to celebrate Equality by supporting the ERA to show love for their partners. Over 100 … Continue reading

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