Committed to Defending Roe

Released on January 22, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today is “Roe Day” –the 49th Anniversary of Roe v Wade. Will it make it to 50?  With an anti-abortion Supreme Court majority now firmly in place, we face the very real threat that women will be stripped of their constitutional right to abortion, especially with the Court about to rule on Read more …

Failure Is Not an Option on Voting Rights This Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Released on January 17, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today is the 32nd annual observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, but this year’s holiday is unlike any other.  The issue of voting rights has risen to the front of the national agenda, and NOW members are determined to seize this moment and deliver for democracy.  That’s why NOW has joined Read more …

January 6 Was A Narrow Escape—NOW, We Must Save Democracy

Released on January 6, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – One year ago today, a violent mob launched an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol intent on subverting our democracy.  Since then, over 400 anti-democracy bills have been introduced in nearly all 50 state legislatures, and the insurrectionists’ hate speech, terrorist tactics and violent extremism continue to be normalized by right-wing media and Read more …