To inculcate a culture of gender equality, Kerala's school text books will be revised and audited to sieve out words and phrases disparaging women. Steps will be taken to turn our schools and colleges into spaces that embrace the idea of gender equality and equal rights.
Big news: The Senate just held a hearing on whether to get rid of the crack/powder cocaine sentencing disparity that has separated tens of thousands of Black families for decades. Here are a few things you probably don't know, and they will shock you to the core:
49 years ago today, with Title IX, our nation took a transformational step toward our Founding ideals: ‘all are equal.’ Title IX is the manifestation of the American values of equality and opportunity, as it reaffirms this truth: when women succeed, America succeeds.
“The road to reconciliation, the road to equality, the road to inclusion, does not involve tearing Canada down.” -
Fourth, over 10 years ago, the federal government finally admitted in public testimony what every expert had been saying for years: the crack cocaine disparity was racial discrimination and served no legitimate penological purpose whatsoever.
Stand with the LGBTQ community and urge the Senate to pass the Equality Act to protect LGBTQ people. Join
@allycoalition and @theneatorg for a Night of Action on June 24th 7pm ET/4pm PT to learn how you can help the Equality Act pass.
RSVP here: http://www.equalitytime.org/music
| Taylor Swift has signed the artist letter in support of the Equality Act for the LGBTQ+ community "As musicians and artists, we strongly believe that all people should be welcomed and celebrated as their true, authentic selves." https://theallycoalition.org/equality-act/ pic.twitter.com/zwWu2t106I
History was made in the struggle for gender equality - 49 years ago TODAY, as
#TitleIX was signed into law. While we still have work to do before we reach total equity, today we celebrate the strides made to get us here and grateful for the women who paved the way before us.pic.twitter.com/KKgTSQipkC
#Pride is about celebrating love, equality and the freedom to be your authentic self.
Find out how PlayStation is marking this important time for our employees and gamers across the globe, and how we’re helping drive meaningful change for the community: https://play.st/pride pic.twitter.com/JGU7oCmW6K