Celebrate and learn about Susan B. Anthony, an American social reformer and feminist who played a pivotal role in the women’s suffrage movement
What do you know about TPP? How may it affect you and your country? What can you do?
HB318 is deceptively named the “Protect North Carolina Workers Act” since in reality, it directly hurts part-time workers and immigrants and other vulnerable populations. Read about it here.
Companies are making millions and refusing to pay their employees for the employees work in too many cases. And the NC Dept of Labor is doing almost nothing to fix this – even though THEY HAVE THE POWER. Take Action!
This week’s legislative update is focused on progress in the various wars our legislature has been waging on the citizens of North Carolina. There have been developments in the War on Women, the War on Immigrants and the Poor, and the War on Non-Partisanship. The only good news to report is that the legislature is expected to adjourn next week.
Wondering how women are doing in the US of A? There are some extremely large disparities between women and men, and also between women in different parts of the country, and by race and ethnicity. Read these new studies published in 2015 by the The Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR ).