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Media Coverage: Grassroots Groups Mark ‘National Voter Registration Day’

Posted by on Sep 26, 2013 in Georgia, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Grassroots Groups Mark ‘National Voter Registration Day’

Media Coverage: Grassroots Groups Mark ‘National Voter Registration Day’

With the goal of boosting civic participation and exercising Constitutional rights, grassroots groups throughout the country spent Tuesday meeting face-to-face with eligible people — and the public in general — to elevate awareness about “National Voter Registration Day.”

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Media Coverage: Ms. Magazine celebrates with 9to5

Posted by on Sep 26, 2013 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Ms. Magazine celebrates with 9to5

Media Coverage: Ms. Magazine celebrates with 9to5

When the 40-year-old organization 9to5—subtitled “Winning Justice for Working Women”—celebrates its “ruby” anniversary at several upcoming events, it will recharge itself for the battles ahead. But it’s also a time to pat itself on the back for what it’s achieved since 1973 on behalf of U.S. women workers.

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Media Coverage: Yes, We Can! 40 Years of Winning Justice for Working Women

Posted by on Sep 24, 2013 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Yes, We Can! 40 Years of Winning Justice for Working Women

Media Coverage: Yes, We Can! 40 Years of Winning Justice for Working Women

On the eve of our 40th anniversary celebrations held in Atlanta, Denver, Los Angeles and Milwaukee, we must recommit ourselves to a renewed effort to fight for good jobs and equal opportunity that all of us need to contribute to overall stability for families, communities and a growing economy. And that time is now — yes we can!

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Media Coverage: 9to5 is in The New York Times

Posted by on Sep 23, 2013 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Media Coverage: 9to5 is in The New York Times

Media Coverage: 9to5 is in The New York Times

Linda Meric, 9to5’s national executive director, was one of 115 arrested on Independence Avenue, protesting the failure of Congress to act on common sense immigration reform that provides a pathway to citizenship and values women.

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Media Coverage: Why I Got Arrested in Washington, D.C.

Posted by on Sep 13, 2013 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Why I Got Arrested in Washington, D.C.

Media Coverage: Why I Got Arrested in Washington, D.C.

In The Huffington Post, 9to5’s National Executive Director shares why she was arrested on Thursday, September 12, 2013, in Washington, D.C. In a symbolic gesture, her act of civil disobedience was meant to support and honor the countless acts of courage that immigrant women engage in every day out of love for their families and communities.

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Media Coverage: Let’s work for paid leave this Women’s Equality Day

Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: Let’s work for paid leave this Women’s Equality Day

Media Coverage: Let’s work for paid leave this Women’s Equality Day

Read 9to5 National Executive Director Linda Meric’s op-ed on the need for family and medical leave insurance; a simple common-sense solution that’s good for working families, local businesses and the economy.

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