Civil and Human Rights

CAC Alert: Title VII Ruling A Clear Victory for Equality

CAC’s Vice President Praveen Fernandes discusses today’s #SCOTUS ruling that discriminating based on sexual orientation or transgender status violates Title VII in Bostock v. Clayton County and related cases. Learn more about the case here

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The 19th Amendment and Our Unfinished Work

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#PurpleChairChat Episode 7: Honoring the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment and Fight for Women’s Equality

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RELEASE: “WE DO NOT WANT TO BE HUNTED”

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