Tag "women’s economic agenda"

300 Women’s Groups Send Strong Message to President

A values agenda to evaluate progress or harm to women and families.

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Marching Toward Justice

Women’s rights are human rights — and women are many kinds of humans. We must defend all of us.

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Paid Sick Days Move Women Closer to Equality

by Ellen Bravo August 26 marks the 95th anniversary of women’s suffrage, enshrined in the 19th amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Many describe this as the date women were “granted the right to vote.” Others prefer to say it’s when

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#MissionPossible – and Necessary and Long Overdue

By Ellen Bravo If we listened to corporate lobbyists and conservative politicians, we’d spend our time dodging imaginary chunks of falling sky. Make sure all workers can earn paid sick days? Higher wages and equal pay? Protections for pregnant workers

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Affordable Family Leave: It’s About Time

Paid family leave insurance will help all workers be good parents to our children and good children to our parents without risking financial security.

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Dear Governor Cuomo: Women Leaders Are Hungry for Paid Leave

National women leaders call on NY governor to champion paid family leave insurance to benefit all New Yorkers and our country.

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