Today, the New York State Legislature passed the Equal Rights Amendment to comprehensively respond to attacks on reproductive freedom.
Today, the New York State Senate Majority advanced the first passage of an amendment to codify the right to an abortion and the right to contraception in the State Constitution.
Bayard Rustin, March 17, 1912 – August 24, 1987, was a Harlem leader in social movements for civil rights, socialism, nonviolence, and gay rights.
New York Attorney General Letitia James took legal action to protect transgender students’ rights. Co-leading a coalition of 17 attorneys general.
With only one day left in New York State’s Legislative Session, the National Institute for Reproductive Health Action Fund (NIRH AF), New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU),
Today, the New York Senate Majority will advance legislation to protect the right to choose for New Yorkers from Harlem to the Hudson.
New York Attorney General Letitia James and the Hispanic Federation today called on the U.S. Department of Justice and the Biden-Harris Administration to stop denying life-saving assistance.
New York Attorney General Letitia James today took action to protect transgender students’ rights.
Today, the House passed by a voice vote an amendment presented by Representatives Ted Lieu, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Deb Haaland, and Emanuel Cleaver that would directly impact the federal government’s ongoing interference in Portland and other U.S. cities.
This week, after New Yorkers commemorated Veterans’ Day, Senator Brad Hoylman and Assembly Member Didi Barrett’s Restoration of Honor Act (S.45B/A.8097) was signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo.
The Senate Majority today will pass legislation that will provide greater protections and services for New York’s LGBTQ community.
By Erin Vilardi, CEO and Founder, VoteRunLead Today we celebrate Women’s Equality Day, commemorating the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution that was passed by Congress June 4, 1919 and ratified in August 1920, granting the right to vote to women.
Manhattan Gale A. Brewer will be registering voters this Saturday, August 26, 2017, to commemorate the 97th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which guaranteed women the right to vote in the United States.
This afternoon, on the 98th birthday of Malcolm X, the Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center plans to host Malcolm X Day.
Professor and author Ilyasah Shabazz, the daughter of Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz `71, will be the keynote speaker on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.