Thousands of fast-food workers today mobilized in over two dozen cities across the country to demand that Andrew Puzder withdraw his nomination from President Donald Trump to lead the Labor Department.
Shaista Ambar’s initiative is an example to follow—not only for women in India, but for those around the world.
The year was 1963. Dorothy Height had convened a meeting following the March on Washington in defiance of the March’s organizers.
“With the ferocity of historical lessons from the 1960s still to be learned, the hardest message is how to produce solidarity from times of disunity.”
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NEWSFLASH: Rates of Severe Violence Targeting Abortion Providers, Patients and Clinics at a 20-Year High
The 2016 National Clinic Violence Survey found that severe anti-abortion violence and threats of violence against women’s health clinics have skyrocketed in the last two years. The number of clinics reporting that they have experienced severe violence was the highest since 1995.
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The Los Angeles organizing team put together a Women’s March PSA spotlighting people who come from all walks of life. For some, the march honored the legacies of their mothers—for others, it marked the beginning of their activism.
The education and empowerment of all women could not be more pressing. To share our own stories, with women and others, is an important step forward.
Filibustering Gorsuch would send a message that conservative nominees, who are outside of the judicial mainstream, should not be appointed and will be opposed.