The ERA has been ratified.

S. E. Wigget
2 min readMar 9
The front cover of the biography Alice Paul: Claiming Power by J. D. Zahniser & Amelia R. Fry

It’s time the federal government admits it.

Alice Paul wrote the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) nearly one hundred years ago, in 1923. (Yes, I know it’s disturbing to realize that 1923 was a hundred years ago. I remember when “a hundred years ago” referred to the Victorian era.) The ERA passed in the Senate in 1972… and misogynistic lawmakers who didn’t want it to pass gave it a bogus…

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