WHEREAS, the women of the United States have been treated as second-class citizens and have not been entitled the full rights and privileges, public or private, legal or institutional, which are available to male citizens of the United States; and
WHEREAS, the women of the United States have united to assure that these rights and privileges are available to all citizens equally regardless of sex…and
WHEREAS Hollaback! still has our work cut out for us…
Hey Hollabackers –
Did you know that 92 years ago today the 19th amendment granted women the right to vote in the US because women HOLLA’d back?
But today isn’t just about celebrating the passing of an amendment – it’s about the struggle to get there. It’s about our continuing efforts toward full equality. It’s about those who Hollaback and change the world!
Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton HOLLA’d for equal voting rights for women.
Shirley Chisholm HOLLA’d for equal opportunities for African American women in politics.
Billie Jean King HOLLA’d for equal rights and pay for women athletes.
Bella Abzug HOLLA’d for equal labor rights for working women.
At Hollaback, we HOLLA for equal streets for ALL women and LGBTQ individuals! Period.
Make a donation NOW and help us work toward a world where street harassment is not tolerated and where we all enjoy equal access to public spaces.
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HOLLA and out –
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