Paliga: Burr and Tillis – “F” for FAIL

Why did Senators Burr and Tillis completely ignore their responsibilities and their constituents’ calls and vote for Betsy DeVos for Education Secretary? Here are some problems with DeVos and some history with Burr and Tillis blocking and stonewalling well-qualified African American women nominees in the past.

Women’s March On Raleigh: Women Mobilize NC on 1/21/17 – Press Release

A multiracial, multi-religious, and multi-generational grassroots group of women are planning a Women’s March on Raleigh (WMOR). We are giving voice to thousands of women, connecting them with existing organizations. This is also a solidarity event with the Women’s March on Washington, also taking place January 21st, 2017. Families are welcome! Please join us!

Rocking She Wins We Win Events – See Pix

Summary of the She Wins We Win 3 part event (3/3/16) with pictures and links to some speeches. And a great time was had by all!

Documentary recommendations

Read about 3 excellent documentaries you’ll want to see! Explore problems of campus rape and dangerous portrayal of women in media and culture. Be inspired by a sea captain/doctor bringing information and assistance to women in countries where abortion is banned.

Let’s actually support women and families in NC, Tara Romano’s Moral Monday Reunites Speech

Excellent speech on women and the harmful and spiteful legislation going forward in the Legislature. Contrasting that with what the legislature SHOULD and COULD be doing – lifting women and families up. By Tara Romano, NCWU President, at Moral Monday Reunites, on 29 Apr 2015.