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Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in California | Comments Off on 9to5 Los Angeles Fall Newsletter

9to5 Los Angeles Fall Newsletter

9to5 Los Angeles Fall Newsletter

Our Special Edition 10th Anniversary Newsletter is out, featuring memories and lessons learned from former organizers, board members and interns as well as updates on our current campaigns

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in Media Coverage | Comments Off on Will #MeToo campaign keep building and lead to lasting change?

Will #MeToo campaign keep building and lead to lasting change?

Will #MeToo campaign keep building and lead to lasting change?

Erica Clemmons, state director of the 9to5 National Association of Working Women, sees real power in #MeToo. It has “given people a platform to stand up and be in solidarity with others,” she said. But some women still can’t get that support at work, and that must change, she said.

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in Wisconsin, Wisconsin event, Wisconsin_events | Comments Off on November 18: 9to5 Wisconsin Chapter Member Meeting

November 18: 9to5 Wisconsin Chapter Member Meeting

November 18: 9to5 Wisconsin Chapter Member Meeting

Join us for our upcoming Wisconsin Chapter meeting! We will be focusing on Women’s Wellness and Self-Care During the Holidays.

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017 in Homepage_featured, Uncategorized | Comments Off on #MeToo: One working actress fights back

#MeToo: One working actress fights back

#MeToo: One working actress fights back

We work in an industry where harassment is so normalized that it’s basically a rite of passage for young actresses. But we are not powerless.

Posted by on Nov 2, 2017 in Colorado, Homepage_featured | Comments Off on Trabajadoras Together

Trabajadoras Together

Trabajadoras Together

On average, Latinas who work full time, year round make only 54 cents to every dollar made by white, non-Hispanic men. I’m the sole provider for myself and my four kids. Why should I have to work two jobs just to earn what a man can bring in working one job?

Posted by on Oct 31, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Live with 9to5: Real Talk on Sexual Harassment

Live with 9to5: Real Talk on Sexual Harassment

  Resources for Fighting Back against Sexual Harassment: Short and Simple: 9to5’s 1-pager on sexual harassment and what to do about it In-depth and Personal: Get your copy of 9to5’s Guide to Combating Sexual Harassment Special deal available: Buy the book and a 9to5 membership for just $25! One-on-one help: Contact the 9to5 Job Survival Helpline at 1-800-522-0925 or helpline@9to5.org For legal advice:  National Employment Lawyer’s Association Find-a-Lawyer Directory Equal Rights Advocates: 1-800- 839-4372 National...

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 in Georgia | Comments Off on Fighting voter suppression one card at a time

Fighting voter suppression one card at a time

Fighting voter suppression one card at a time

The recent purge of Georgia voter rolls is scary, but it proves how powerful our votes can be.

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017 in Homepage_featured | Comments Off on Resources to Combat Sexual Harassment

Resources to Combat Sexual Harassment

Resources to Combat Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment on the job — and repercussions for harassers — has been in the news a lot this week. We know that sexual harassment is pervasive even in 2017, and we’ve got the resources to help you combat it in your workplace.

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in California, California_events | Comments Off on Sept 28: The Bail Trap Movie Night

Sept 28: The Bail Trap Movie Night

Sept 28: The Bail Trap Movie Night

Join the California Chapter for a special screening of The Bail Trap!

Posted by on Sep 19, 2017 in Colorado, Media Releases | Comments Off on MEDIA RELEASE: 9to5 Colorado Leaders and Partner Organizations Take Action for Renters’ Rights & Affordable Housing

MEDIA RELEASE: 9to5 Colorado Leaders and Partner Organizations Take Action for Renters’ Rights & Affordable Housing

MEDIA RELEASE: 9to5 Colorado Leaders and Partner Organizations Take Action for Renters’ Rights & Affordable Housing

Community members from Denver, Aurora, Westminster, and Commerce City will be coming together to participate in the National Renter’s Week of Action alongside other affiliates of the Right to the City Homes For All campaign. These impacted community and non-profit organizations behind the following local actions are all part of a statewide coalition called Colorado Homes For All, which was formed as a response to the national and local housing crisis.