Top of my inbox from Daily Kos: "91% of Americans agree on this." Could it be? Feeling so marginalized in my opposition to America's wars, my opposition to the war on women--clearly I could not be part of 91% of the people on a really important issue.
Surprise: that's how many say "Yes," to the outrageous question:
Do you think the Constitution should grant equal rights to men & women?
Who was the pundit recently asked why there is such disparity between what is happening in the House and Senate and what polls show Americans want?
ERA sitting in House and Senate for a very, very long time. How about signing this petition that could possibly (yes, we know it's been tried before) move it along?
The ERA amendment has been waiting since 1923. That's before I was born, before most of the old lady readers of a little red hen were born. I has been re-introduced by courageous Congresspeople...read the whole story HERE.
Thanks to Kalli Joy Gray at Daily Kos for the email and to Chris Hayes at UP for showing this video of another wrong that could be righted by the ERA amendment.