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    The Equal Rights Amendment: It's not over 'til it's over
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: March 25, 2019, 8:25 am

    Amelia Harnish writes in Refinery 29, "What do Alyssa Milano, Rupert Murdoch, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, and the Women’s March movement all have in common? They all support the Equal Rights Amendment. I’m not kidding. If you think the 98-year-old attempt to solidify women’s rights in the U.S. Co

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    Facebook halts ad targeting cited in bias complaints
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: March 25, 2019, 8:23 am

    Noam Scheiber and Mike Isaac write in the New York Times, "After years of criticism, Facebook announced on Tuesday that it would stop allowing advertisers in key categories to show their messages only to people of a certain race, gender or age group.

    The company said that anyone advertising housing

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    Wanted: 3,732 women to govern corporate America
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: March 25, 2019, 8:21 am

    Jeff Green, Hannah Recht and Mathieu Benhamou write in Bloomberg Businessweek, "A new California law requires most companies in the state to have at least one woman on their boards of directors by the end of this year. By the end of 2021, they’ll need three. According to a new Bloomberg analysis, th

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    The way U.S. teens spend their time is changing, but differences between boys and girls persist
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: March 25, 2019, 8:17 am

    Gretchen Livingston writes in Pew Research Center, "Teens today are spending their time differently than they did a decade ago. They’re devoting more time to sleep and homework, and less time to paid work and socializing. But what has not changed are the differences between teen boys and girls in ti

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    Divided Sixth Circuit rules against Planned Parenthood in Ohio funding fight
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Asha Smith | Released: March 18, 2019, 7:46 am

    R. Robin McDonald writes in the National Law Journal, "A split en banc ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has cleared the way for Ohio to cut funding to health care groups that provide abortions.

    Tuesday’s 11-6 ruling in a case brought by Planned Parenthood in Ohio overturn

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