women’s rights

Women Take the Stage

On Wednesday, August 26 at 9 PM ET, top musicians, changemakers and activist icons are putting on an amazing virtual concert and rally to increase votes by and for women. Women Take the Stage is a free, multi-ethnic event marking the centennial of the 19th Amendment and acknowledging that we have yetto achieve free, fair and safe elections for all. Join Gloria Steinem, Dolores Huerta, Alicia Garza, Vanessa Williams, Lily Tomlin, Billie Jean King, Judy Gold, Sweet Honey in the Rock, The Chicks,...


The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) joins our allies in the reproductive health, rights, and justice movements in celebrating the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.  In this landmark decision, the Supreme Court held that state abortion bans were unconstitutional—putting an end to the shameful era in which countless women risked their health, lives and freedom to obtain abortions. But too many women are still prevented from accessing safe and legal abortions or experience severe...