ERA Supporters Adopt a Strategic Pivot; It’s Their Final Push to Make the Amendment a Reality

Helene de Boissiere addresses the Florida press in May 2015 on her historic 7000 -mile pilgrimage that to Nevada's ratification first state in over 35 years to ratify. Photo Credit Linda Miklowitz.

  WASHINGTON, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Having successfully shepherded the Equal Rights Amendment through ratification by the remaining three states and approval of House Joint Resolution 17 by the U.S. House of Representatives on March 17, 2021, ERA supporters have now adopted a strategic pivot to surmount the final hurdle—approval by the U.S. Senate. Helene de Boissiere addresses…
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ERA Resurrected?

Do Something Useful for the Majority By Martha Burk The new Congress has been busy, what with scandals in the Justice Department and votes to reign in war spending with some accountability and better training for the troops. Both are good things, and rightly priorities. But both are likely to end with standoffs as they…
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The Equal Rights Amendment

The ERA’s first section states “Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.” It was intended to place into law the equality of men and women. It was sent to the states in March, 1972. The original seven year…
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