FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACTS: · Nancy Cook, Administrative Officer, NC National Organization for Women, firstname.lastname@example.org · Gailya Paliga, President, NC National Organization for Women, email@example.com ***Media Advisory***NC NOW to Hold Virtual State Conference This Weekend Raleigh, NC, October 11, 2021 – The North Carolina National Organization for Women (NC NOW)Continue reading “Media Advisory: NC NOW to Hold Virtual State Conference on 10/15/21-10/16/21”
The 2021 NC NOW State Conference includes two panels, one on Friday evening and one on Saturday morning. More detailed information on panelists is in the conference program.
ERA Activist explains connection between abortion access, women’s rights and need for ERA.
Here is a more comprehensive list of women’s rights and abortion rights sign ideas that can be used for women’s marches, rallies and protests. Women aren’t messing around. These are available to inspire the artist within you for the Save Roe and Abortion Justice protests around North Carolina and the country on Oct 2, butContinue reading “Women’s Rights and Abortion Rights Signs”
See “The Governor Was Right To Veto Dangerous NC Anti-Abortion Bill“There is still time to write your representative and/or write your newspaper. The N.C. legislature is expected to call up a vote on whether to override or uphold Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of House Bill 453. This bill is what is commonly known as a “reason” ban, whichContinue reading “Action: Still time to tell your reps to uphold Governor’s veto of HB453”
Showing off the impressive cluelessness and hatefulness of a rich white man, the architect of Texas abortion ban, Jonathan Franklin Mitchell, writes in supreme court brief that ‘women can “control their reproductive lives” without access to abortion. Yeah, right. See “Women can say no to sex if Roe falls, says architect of Texas abortion ban,”Continue reading “Wrongness of Abortion Bans”
Senate Bill 8 out of Texas was outrageously unconstitutional and outrageously dangerous. This is a six week abortion ban, known in politics as a “fetal heartbeat ban” even though there is no fetus yet and there is no heart. This ban will stop almost all abortions before women even know they are pregnant, months beforeContinue reading “SCOTUS Lets Anti-Abortion, Vigilante Bill Become Law in TX – Sept. 2021”
Capturing important articles including some on Texas anti-abortion and vigilante law, new report ranking NC as worst state in the US for wages, workers and women.
Here are links to known Save Roe v. Wade events around NC on October 2, 2021, and other dates. Events are planned in Charlotte, Raleigh, Weaverville, the Triad, Wilmington, Fayetteville, and more. One is on September 18, the year anniversary of the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. There was one in Asheville on Labor Day, September 6, 2021. Watch the Asheville event here.
Save the date! Women’s event in Raleigh on Saturday, October 2, 11am-2pm, in conjunction with protests around NC and the country! We know of rallies in Raleigh, Weaverville, Wilmington, Charlotte, Greensboro, Fayetteville and more! Find one near you!