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A robust new call-to-action sequence was once introduced with the hot York occasions bestselling MoveOn's 50 how one can Love Your kingdom. the second one booklet within the sequence, 50 how one can enhance Women's Lives, written via nationally well-known ladies, is poised to back develop into an software for swap and reinvigorate a stream. 50 how you can enhance Women's Lives parlays the collective services of the nationwide Council of Women's companies' 2 hundred member enterprises — which come with deliberate Parenthood, NOW, League of girls citizens, Code purple, the AAUW, the nationwide Council of Negro ladies, and the YWCA — and contours 50 own, inspiring essays with "Helping Ourselves" and "Call-to-Action" sidebars. overlaying matters as varied as pay fairness, reproductive wellbeing and fitness, baby care, racism, and ladies in management, the ebook addresses subject matters that impact ladies (and all of us!) on a private and political point, and offers readers with how you can stream past outdated arguments and switch idea into...

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What kind of world do you want your children to grow up in, and what do you feel must change? What personal experiences have you had that determine where your courage lies and how you can engage? ” Discover what works best for your group, meet monthly, and, together, we can change the world. Think about how much we have already done. S. Representative If you’ve ever inhaled the fumes of a passing bus or a nearby factory or been unable to drink water straight from your own sink, you understand how much environmental issues affect your daily life.

II. Fifty ways to improve women’s lives. com. To all the leaders and activists, women and men, who work to improve women’s lives. Special thanks to all of our contributors, publisher Karen Bouris, editor Angela Watrous, and NCWO consultant Mal Johnson, who are helping us to reach out to women everywhere. Contents Introduction · Martha Burk, Chair of the National Council of Women’s Organizations section 1 Do It for Your Health Preserve a Healthy Environment · Jan Schakowsky Get Health Care for Everyone · Dixie Horning Protect Reproductive Rights · Vicki Saporta Ensure Sexual Health · Gloria Feldt Treat Your Body Well · Diana Zuckerman Provide Access to Mental Health Care · Lori Valencia Greene Support Healthy Aging · Laura M.

Our right to control our reproductive lives, a hard-fought battle won in the Supreme Court in 1973, is now one judicial appointment away from being overturned. Our standard of living is high, but adult women still comprise the majority of minimum-wage workers. And finally, we have universal health care for retirees, but elderly women are the largest group living in poverty. I stressed in this speech that we must all play an active role in protecting the progress we’ve made and that we must work hard to improve the lives of women even more.

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