National Organization for Women:
News & Action Summary
APRIL 26, 2011
IN THIS ISSUE:
Maybe YOU could be part of the conference program! We are currently accepting workshop proposals. Don't delay -- the submission deadline is today, April 26! Learn more.
Join us for an action-packed weekend of strategizing, networking and rebellious good times. Online registration is open so start planning your trip today! Find out more about the compelling speakers scheduled, or order your official 2011 conference t-shirt.
NOW President Terry O'Neill says: "Watch out -- the war being waged on women, the middle class and the poor just took another dark turn." Read more.
NOW welcomes President Obama's reaffirmation that Social Security is not the cause of our deficit and his pledge to protect Medicare and Medicaid. We hope he remains committed to not making any concessions on these programs in order to make a deal on the budget. Read more.
Through May 6, we are partnering with Ms. magazine, an award-winning feminist publication. When you donate $25 to NOW you can receive Ms. magazine for one year -- for free! And if you're not a NOW member, join today and get a Ms. magazine with your $25 join.
Join us by webinar on Sunday, May 1, for NOW's spring board meeting. It's open to all NOW members! And if you're not yet a NOW member, join today so you can attend. Read more.
Fayetteville NOW Stands With Planned Parenthood
On Feb. 25, after Rep. Mike McIntyre (D - N.C.) voted to defund Planned Parenthood, Fayetteville NOW picketed his office.
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