The Equal Rights Amendment was written by Alice Paul in 1921 and introduced into the U.S. Congress for the first time in 1923. In 1972, it passed both houses of Congress, but failed to gain ratification before its June 30, 1982 deadline
Women in America don't realize that they make between 33% and 41% LESS than men in 99% of all occupations! How is that possible? W/out the Equal Rights Amendment there is no federal enforcement of equity for women in wages, pension, social security.
I started really getting into these videos and Anita too. I love how she breaks things up so people can better understand feminism and what feminism is. Also simultaneously smashing the myths and stereotypes of it.
Two different girls sexually assaulted on two different nights, in two different towns. Audrie & Daisy takes a hard look at the issues faced by America's teenagers who are coming of age in the new world of out of control social media bullying.