Elizabeth Warren on valuing black women
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: July 8, 2019, 11:40 am
Elizabeth Warren writes in Essence, "This week thousands of Black women from around the world will meet in New Orleans for a week of entertainment, empowerment, and community. For 25 years, Essence Fest has been a great party with a purpose and I am deeply grateful for the chance to share my story a
Stadium erupts In ‘Equal Pay’ Chants as U.S. wins 2019 World Cup
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: July 8, 2019, 11:36 am
Rebecca Shapiro and Samantha Tomaszewski write in The Huffington Post, "FIFA President Gianni Infantino was met on Sunday with deafening chants from fans calling for equal pay following the U.S. women’s national soccer team’s World Cup victory.
The United States beat the Netherlands 2-0 in the t
USWNT vs. England score: Alex Morgan scores winner, Alyssa Naeher saves penalty as USA advances to World Cup final
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: July 8, 2019, 11:25 am
Roger Gonzalez writes in Fortune, "The United States women's national team became the first team to reach three consecutive Women's World Cup finals by securing a gritty 2-1 victory over England in the semifinals on Tuesday. Alex Morgan scored the winner, Megan Rapinoe missed the game due to a repor
Big business to Supreme Court: Defend LGBTQ people from bias
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: July 8, 2019, 11:22 am
David Crary writes in Fortune, "More than 200 corporations, including many of America' best-known companies, have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
When AOC met Greta Thunberg: The broadsheet
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: July 8, 2019, 11:20 am
Emma Hinchcliffee writes in Fortune, "When AOC met Greta. Our youngest-ever congresswoman, and one of the most powerful young activists making waves today—Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and climate activist Greta Thunberg—have a lot in common.
In a conversation in The Guardian, the duo interviewed e