ERA in the News: June 28 - July 5, 2019

States in green are where the ERA was in the news!

States in green are where the ERA was in the news!

THANK YOU to everyone who came out for our first-ever ERA Day on Sunday, June 30. It's hard to put into words the gratitude we feel, and to have the support of our guests, vendors, organizations and of the fantastic team at Equal Means Equal has fired us up and given us the energy to push for newer and greater things within the organization.  

Now onto the news!

GLOBAL

June 28 AUSTRALIA Stonewall 1969-Marking 50 years of LGBTIQ+ pride, Out in Perth

July 2 BANGLADESH Man is charged in Twitter threat to lynch Muslim lawyer, BDNews 24 

 

NATIONAL

June 28 Why school busing still mattersPolitico  

June 29 GLAAD's Bold New Mission: an LGBT Constitutional Amendment, The New York Times

June 30 Stonewalling equality, Washington Blade

July 1 Man is Charged in Twitter Threat to Lynch Muslim LawyerThe New York Times 

July 1 Two landmark trust cases dueling at the intersection of the charitable and the politicalJD Supra

July 2 How Women Remade American Government,  The Atlantic

July 2 Alyssa Milano Offers 'Hope' at Children's InstitutePublishers Weekly

July 2 Remembering the life of Amelia Earhart, New York Daily News

July 3 Equal Rights Amendment Could Soon Be Back in CongressWall Street Journal 

July 3 POLITICO Playbook PM: Trump sows confusion on the censusPolitico

July 3 On Being Other 50 Years After the Stonewall UprisingThrive Global 

July 5 Jane Lynch Gives a Sneak Peek into the New Hollywood Game Night GamesParade

 

ARIZONA

June 30 On This Day, UPI.com

July 1 Opinion: ERA ratification signifies a vote for family, Wilcox Range News

 

FLORIDA

July 3 Florida could give women equal rights under the U.S. Constitution, but wontTampa Bay Times

 

ILLINOIS

June 30 Harris dominated Thursday's presidential debate, Chicago Sun-Times

July 1 A Chinese-American Woman Applied for a Job in Chicago, An Employer Responded: Me Love You Long TimeBlock Club Chicago 

 

LOUISIANA

July 5 Opinion: Time to go for ERA: Re-launch the campaignHouma Courier

 

MICHIGAN

July 3 CRAMER: What makes America greatGrand Haven Tribune

 

MINNESOTA

July 1 Bygones for July 1 2019Duluth News Tribune

 

MONTANA

July 1 Joe Biden explained opposition to desegregation busing in 1981 CNN interviewKXLH Helena

 

NEW YORK

July 2 "Depatriachalizing event to be staged in Planned Parenthood parking lot, Rochester City Newspaper

July 4 North Country Sen. Griffo disappointed in state Legislature's performanceNorth Country Now  

July 5 League of Women Voters fights for Equal Rights Amendment, Evening Observer 

 

OHIO

June 30 Today in History: June 30 2019, Cleveland.com

June 30 Years Ago for June 30, Youngstown Indicator

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

June 30 SC waited until 1969 to ratify the 19th amendment, giving women the right to vote, Charleston Post Courier

 

TEXAS

June 28 The first Democratic debate- what happened and what you need to know, KSAT San Antonio

July 1 In Collin County, Julian Castro proclaims: I can win Texas, California, Dallas News 

 

VIRGINIA

June 29 Longtime Women's Resource Center director to retireRoanoke Times  

June 30 Highlights from History: June 30, Richmond.com

 

OPPOSITION

June 28 A bad night for unborn and legal immigration, American Thinker

 

Thank you,

Erica Young for the APAC

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