The battle for equality never takes a day off. Here are some issues that demand your ongoing attention. Please take action on as many issues as you can!
We Won't Go Back!
The House of Representatives plans to vote on a 20-week abortion ban this Thursday, January 22 – the anniversary of Roe v. Wade. Sign the petition to let your representatives in Congress know you don't support this extreme abortion ban.
Rescind Dangerous TRAP Regulations in Louisiana!
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals just issued new proposed restrictions on abortion providers. These restrictions, which are TRAP (Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers) laws, are aimed at making abortion care impossible, or nearly impossible, to access - and they would not improve the quality of care. Sign the petition to demand the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals rescind these dangerous TRAP regulations.
Save Women's Lives: Protect Reproductive Rights in Tennessee!
Tell Tennessee representatives that you're holding them accountable to women and want them to work to protect the reproductive rights of all Tennesseans by signing the petition.
#StopTheSultan: End Brunei's New Taliban-Like Laws!
The Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, has announced the imposition of a new Taliban-like penal code in the country. The proposed law, which is set to take effect in stages beginning on May 1, includes the stoning to death of gay men and lesbians and the public flogging of women who have abortions. Take action now to help stop the imposition of these Taliban-like laws.
Take The Pledge: Stand Shoulder-to-Shoulder With Afghan Women!
Take a pledge with us to support Afghan women and Afghan women’s organizations. Let them know that we are proud to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with them in the fight for women’s and girls’ equality. We will do all we can to ensure that the US continue to support Afghan women’s organizations and empowerment. In this crucial transition period, you can count on our strong support.
Tell your Senator: Support CEDAW!
The time has come for our country to make the elimination of sex discrimination a national priority. Tell your Senator to make women’s rights a priority and vote to ratify the Convention on Elimination on all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) now!
Tell US Leaders: Integrate Reproductive Healthcare with HIV/AIDS Treatment!
Tell US leaders that HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention programs must be integrated with comprehensive sexual and reproductive health services including family planning services for women and girls.
Get Involved with the Women & Climate Change Campaign!
Did you know that the largest generation of young people in human history is about to come of age? Nearly half the world's population is under the age of twenty five. The decisions they make about family planning will make a huge impact on how many of billions of us there are on this planet, and what resources we have to go around. Experts determine that the first natural resource to be affected by climate change will be water.