On this day: Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat
December 01, 2023
On the 50th anniversary of Congress passing the Equal Rights Amendment, the ERA Coalition held a virtual event to honor those who have dedicated their lives to fighting for equality for all. “The Time is Now” honored Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-12), Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14), ERA Coalition / Fund for Women’s Equality President and CEO Carol Jenkins, and posthumously former Indiana Senator Birch Bayh.
Featured speakers included Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Gloria Steinem, Alyssa Milano, and event emcee Kathy Najimy!
You can watch the full event online here: