New Jersey Primary Preview – Vote on June 8th!Reality Check-In For those seeking to elect progressives in New Jersey, the annual June primary should be the main event on the election calendar – particularly in the odd-numbered years like this one when all State Assembly and Senate seats are up for grabs. ...
Calling on Governor Murphy to #LetThemGo
As the campaign progressed, we created a petition and corresponding letter calling on Governor Murphy to exhibit compassion to those who are most vulnerable to the virus, particularly the elderly, individuals with pre-existing physical and mental health conditions, pregnant people, and our youth who are currently incarcerated.
Equal Rights Amendment: How Long Must We Wait?
In 1923, Alice Paul, a leader of the women’s suffrage movement from Mount Laurel, New Jersey, introduced the Equal Rights Amendment in Seneca Falls, New York, the site of the first women’s rights convention in 1848. The proposed amendment would guarantee that the rights affirmed by the United States Constitution are held equally by all citizens without regard to their sex, and it was introduced to Congress that year and reintroduced in every subsequent session for half a century.