NOW Thanks President Biden and Endorses Vice President Harris

Released on July 21, 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Christian F. Nunes, National NOW President, issued the following statement on President Joe Biden’s decision not to seek re-election: “President Joe Biden has made a difficult decision to stand down as a candidate for re-election, putting the best interests of his party and the country above his personal, political future.  The Biden-Harris administration has Read more …

NOW Celebrates Disability Pride Month

Released on July 11, 2024

The month of July was designated as Disability Pride Month to mark the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which was passed on July 26, 1990. The first celebration was a Disability Pride Day that year in Boston, and Chicago hosted the first Disability Pride Parade in 2004. Here’s more about the history of Disability Read more …

What Black Women’s Equal Pay Day Means NOW

Released on July 9, 2024

Black Women’s Equal Pay Day is one of those yearly observances we don’t celebrate as a holiday—it’s more of a reminder, a marker, a warning. On this day, we calculate the extent of the disgraceful pay inequity that Black women face in the U.S.  This date symbolizes how far into the year Black women must Read more …