Arizona National Organization for Women

What does Love Your Body mean to you?

Every day, in so many ways, the beauty industry tells women and girls that being admired, envied, and desired based on their looks is a primary function of true womanhood. … Continue reading

October 19, 2014 · Leave a comment


I’m sure you’ve seen that a second video showing Baltimore Raven’s player Ray Rice committing an act of domestic violence has been released. Every media outlet has been showing it, … Continue reading

September 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Join Inez Casiano Central Phoenix NOW Chapter for a protest against Hobby Lobby

The Supreme Court ruled that some private employers with religious objections can refuse to cover contraception for women employees. The court’s ruling struck down the birth control mandate for “closely … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Roberts’ Court Enables Violence At Abortion Clinics; NOW calls on Chief Justice to Take Down His Own Buffer Zone

Statement of NOW President Terry O’Neill WASHINGTON – The National Organization for Women (NOW) condemns the Supreme Court’s cavalier disregard for the physical safety – the lives, even — of … Continue reading

June 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

2014 Southwest Regional Conference

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Good company for feminists.

According to voter polls there’s been a 9% increase in self identified feminist voters since 2008. In 2012 55% of women voters label them selves as a feminist. You can … Continue reading

March 26, 2013

Tell House to Vote NO on VAWA Substitute and YES on Senate Bill

TAKE ACTION: There is a chance that the bipartisan, inclusive Senate-passed Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (S. 47) could pass the House of Representatives tomorrow. But, the completely unacceptable substitute VAWA, being … Continue reading

February 27, 2013

Rally at the Capitol!

Women from all over Arizona on opening day of the legislature to remind our legislators that Women educated, acted and voted! While we made some inroads in last month’s election … Continue reading

January 14, 2013

New Abortion Restrictions Limit Access to Reproductive Health Care in Arizona

by Karen Van Hooft This year has been a disastrous one for reproductive rights and women’s health care in general in Arizona. During its 2011 session the state legis- lature … Continue reading

February 13, 2012

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