Comments in celebration of NOW’s 50th anniversary and NC NOW’s State Conference for 2016. What does the National Organization for Women mean to you? How did you like the conference? Find out how you can share your feedback here too.
Press release used to notify media outlets of the upcoming NC NOW State Conference, being held in Raleigh on 10/1/16. The theme is “Women Making History NOW” as NOW is celebrating its 50th anniversary, and we are celebrating women advancing in office. Keynote speaker is State Auditor Beth Wood.
Opportunity to do some get out the vote work while sitting down at the Raleigh NOW meeting on 9/6/16.
The 2013 Voter ID and other voting changes were struck down on the basis of unfairly targeting African Americans. Great news that Voter ID was rejected, and that early voting and preregistration of teens is restored. Don’t forget that women also had been hurt by Voter ID, but women don’t have enough standing to win a lawsuit without ERA.
“Equal Means Equal” is a must-see! Pulls you in right away. Do you remember these terrible quotes? Recent past, people. See the trailer here! Then see the whole documentary! Coming out official on Sept 6, 2016. Early showing on Aug 26.
A big focus at the Bennett V Conference will be getting women out to vote by having women contact women in specific places about why they should vote and how important their votes are. Find out about how you can help with this great effort!
NC NOW member talks about the excitement of National NOW Conference in DC that she attended Jun 24-26, 2016.
NC NOW newsletter for May to July, 2016, is available online. So much going on! HB 2 fallout, how to get involved, teachers in the street! The picture is from the ERA-NC Alliance launch in April.
This June 7th election may decide the future of North Carolina. Vote please! Encourage any friends or family who are concerned with NC’s rush backwards to vote!
National NOW celebrates and commemorates 50 years of feminist grassroots activism with our 50th Anniversary Gala and Forward Feminism Conference in Jun 2016 in DC. Join us!