Top Notch Panel in NC with Equal Means Equal

We had a full house at the Equal Means Equal showing and event at UNC-CH on 9/15/17. The week from 9/10/17 to 9/17/17 was full of Equal Means Equal showings on university campuses around the state., organized by Campus4ERA, ERA-NC Alliance and NC4ERA. The showing at UNC-CH was extra special, with top notch feminists on a panel after the screening. Feminist Majority Foundation Ellie Smeal! ERA Coalition president Jessica Neuwirth! Senator Pat Spearman, who recently led the effort to ratify ERA in Nevada! And our own ERA leaders in NC – Senator Floyd McKissick and Rep. Carla Cunningham! Emily Hagstrom was the student representative, and UNC-CH’s Dr. Gloria Thomas moderated. Not surprisingly, the room was full! Mostly students and also members of our organizations. NOW members came from Chapel Hill, Durham, Raleigh and Fayetteville.

Here is Ellie Smeal engaging our next generation into the fight.

Ellie Smeal talking with UNC-CH Students after Panel Photo Credit: Catherine Evangelista

Here are the panelists and main organizers. Roberta Madden, Ellie Smeal, Sen. Floyd McKissick, Dr. Gloria Thomas, Jessica Neuwirth, Sen. Pat Spearman, Rep. Carla Cunningham, Emily Hagstrom, Sheila, Marena Groll

EME Panelists at UNC-CH, plus organizer Marena Groll. Photo Credit: Catherine Evangelista

Here is the panel with organizers and the leaders of some of the lead women’s organizations in the ERA-NC Alliance.

Photo Credit: Catherine Evangelista







Adding insights and more pictures soon.


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