Urgent Message to Democratic Leaders: You Can’t Have Economic Justice Without Reproductive Justice

Statement of NOW President Toni Van Pelt 08.03.2017 The Democratic party, determined to win back the majority in the House of Representatives at any cost, is throwing its support behind anti-choice candidates. That’s a huge mistake. Reproductive justice is at the heart of women’s health, welfare, safety, and economic security.This week Rep. Ben Ray Luján, … Continue reading Urgent Message to Democratic Leaders: You Can’t Have Economic Justice Without Reproductive Justice

West Valley/Sun Cities Chapter of NOW meeting Wednesday, 12-7-16

West Valley/Sun Cities Chapter of NOW 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016 Universalist Unitarian Church 17540 N. Avenue of the Arts (north of Bell Road)  Surprise, AZ  Program: Written in Thread  Join Pam Knight Stevenson as she traces Arizona history through women who recorded pieces of their lives in their needlework.  Beginning with 1860s Mexican … Continue reading West Valley/Sun Cities Chapter of NOW meeting Wednesday, 12-7-16

It’s time Arizona recognizes equal rights for women

Arizona Capital Times, Dianne Post and Kaitlin Ford — Dianne Post is a Phoenix attorney and Kaitlin Ford is an intern for NOW. By: Guest Opinion  January 21, 2016 , 5:30 pm Most Americans have heard of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). What most Americans do not realize is that the ERA did not pass and is not … Continue reading It’s time Arizona recognizes equal rights for women