Posts Tagged ‘ equal rights ’

The Equal Rights Amendment and the drive for ratification, explained – Vox

Jessica Lenahan, center, a domestic violence survivor, and Carol Jenkins, right, of the Equal Rights Amendment Task Force, at a Washington, DC, news conference on the Equal Rights Amendment on June 6, 2018.Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call

Virginia has voted to ratify the amendment. Here’s what that means for the country.

Source: The Equal Rights Amendment and the drive for ratification, explained – Vox

How Hillary Clinton launched her campaign’s latest phase – The Washington Post.

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Hillary Clinton with supporters at the rally. Melina Mara / The Washington Post

How Hillary Clinton launched her campaign’s latest phase – The Washington Post.

Malala Yousafzai | Medusa Talks Back

Malala Yousafzai | Medusa Talks Back.

Malala Yousafzai honors the equal rights struggle of women, girls, and boys the world over and the spirit of satyagraha as practiced by Allah, Jesus, the Buddha, Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr, Desmond Tutu, Benazir Bhutto, and Nelson Mandala. I think of my friend, Silvia, a teacher in Jakarta, who is devoted to these principles in the education of her young students. – Donna Fleischer

Obama clashes with African host over gay rights – Associated Press

Associated Press/Evan Vucci - President Barack Obama listens as Senegalese President Macky Sall speaks during a news conference at the Presidential Palace, in Dakar, Senegal, Thursday, June 27, 2013. Obama is visiting Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania on a week long trip. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Associated Press/Evan Vucci – President Barack Obama listens as Senegalese President Macky Sall speaks during a news conference at the Presidential Palace, in Dakar, Senegal, Thursday, June 27, 2013. Obama is visiting Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania on a week long trip. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Obama clashes with African host over gay rights – Yahoo! News.

Jenna Pope Photoblog: US Supreme Court Takes up Marriage Equality | Jenna Pope

Photoblog: US Supreme Court Takes up Marriage Equality | Jenna Pope.

Law of the Rights of Mother Earth passed by Bolivia’s Plurinational Legislative Assembly

734697_545989672086287_1478714796_nBolivia’s President Evo Morales Holds Law of the Rights of Mother Earth
passed by Bolivia’s Plurinational Legislative Assembly.

Bolivia Passes Law Which Declares the Earth Has Equal Rights

Full Original Spanish Translation: http://bit.ly/hnjihc

Hillary Clinton U. S. Secretary of State Addresses Equal Rights, LGBT Rights, December 2011

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s Human Rights Day speech in Geneva

Loretta Ross: Women Fight Back as Virginia and Georgia Vote to Curb Reproductive Rights

These are attempts to move the law protecting women’s reproductive rights to the Supreme Court again in order to overturn Roe v Wade. Please reaffirm your support of a woman’s right to choose. Thank you. ~ DF