WINGS-ku:WINGS #18-17 Women's Equality USA 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
WINGS-ku  WINGS #18-17 Women's Equality USA  August 26 2017 is the 97th anniversary of the women's suffrage amendment - still no ERA! 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Audio documentary about the successful fight for a Constitutional Amendment enshrining US women's right to vote and the still-pending struggle for an Equal Rights Amendment to the US Constitution. Includes stories about Alice Paul (January 11, 1885 - July 9, 1977), whose work for women bridged both causes.
Host(s): Nahanni Rous
Featured Speakers/Guests: Jennifer Krafchik, Deputy Director of the museum in the Belmont-Paul Womens Equality National Monument in Washington, DC; Nevada State Senator Pat Spearman. (In March 2017, Nevada voted to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment-- 95 years after it was first introduced to Congress); Nevada State Senator Joe Hardy(ERA opponent); vox pops from the National Mall in Washington DC; Bettina Hager, Director of the Equal Rights Amendment Coalition; Eleanor Smeal, President of the Feminist Majority Foundation and former President of the US National Organization for Women (NOW); Phyllis Schlafly, ERA opponent and founder of Eagle Forum; late US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia; current Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.  
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Notes: Credits:
Good to air for Women's Equality Day (US), August 26th - but also good any time.  Adapted for WINGS by Nahanni Rous. Content originally appeared in the series Can We Talk from the Jewish Women's Archive and was produced by Nahanni Rous, and Judith Rosenbaum; script editor, Ibby Caputo. Can We Talk theme music is by Girls in Trouble. background m 
History | Elections | Governance / Law | Congress | Courts | Civil Liberties | Feminism | United States  
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Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script    08-19-2017  English 
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wingsku1817EqualityDayUS  192Kbps mp3 (39.57MB) Mono 
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