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Column: Hawaii can be leading force for women’s rights, again

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                                Local members of the National Organization for Women showed support for the Equal Rights Amendment in Honolulu in 1984.

    STAR-ADVERTISER FILE

    Local members of the National Organization for Women showed support for the Equal Rights Amendment in Honolulu in 1984.

It’s Women’s History Month, a history that includes significant contributions from Hawaii that have advanced gender equality. In March 1972, Hawaii was the first state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) on the very day that the U.S. Senate voted to send it to the states. Read more

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