Take a look at the pro-choice signature ad packet that NC NOW delivers to all NC Legislators. This year’s letter talks about anti-choice legislation in 2015 and about how HB 2 is disastrous for women.
Patricia Timmons-Goodson is an extremely well qualified justice who served NC as judge and justice for decades. Yet, Senator Richard Burr is blocking her as he has blocked 3 other black females from federal positions since 2013.
Legislative Update #3 for the short session. Includes a summary and tracks bills introduced this session which pertain to women and NOW’s issues.
NC NOW Lobbyist Robin Davis has some insight into HB 2 and the emerging battle between NC Leadership and the Federal Government.
Three of NC’s ‘leaders’ have decided to take on the DOJ, Department of Justice, over Hate Bill 2. The DOJ is not amused. Unfortunately NC’s residents, and NC’s reputation are the sure losers in this battle.
Don’t get distracted! HB 2 is horrible for all residents of NC. North Carolina joins Mississippi as the only two states that do not offer their citizens state law protection against the most basic forms of discrimination. You may be surprised how bad it is for women.
Community event. How much is gerrymandering the “problem behind the problem” of our current political, moral and economic upheavals in NC? What’s being done about it?
BREAKING NEWS: Fabulous Feminist Ellie Smeal (Ms. Magazine and Feminist Majority), and NOW president Terry O’Neill are coming to Raleigh on March 3 at 11am! They are just a few of the exciting speakers lined up for this She Wins, We Win rally!
Join NC NOW chapters in the 10th annual Historic Thousands on Jones St March and Rally on Saturday, Feb 13, 2016.
Join NC NOW members at MLK marches around the state. Details here on MLK marches in the Triangle.