W.W.H.O.A. Women Who Have Our Attention is a series of guest blogs and interviews about the women who are working to make a difference in their communities and a better world for everyone.

Myths & Lies About the ERA

by Tammy Caputi
Unlike most countries in the world, the United States does not have a constitutional equality provision guaranteeing equal rights for women. Cathi Herrod, of the Center for Arizona Policy, thinks sex discrimination is something to “pray for”. She sent false and misleading statements regarding the recent attempt to move ratification of the ERA forward in Arizona.

The Long Shadow, a film by Frances Causey

"When two daughters of the South, Director Frances Causey and Producer Sally Holst, set out to find causes for the continuing racial divisions in the United States, they discovered that the politics of slavery didn’t end after the Civil War. In an astonishingly candid...

My Pre-Title IX Rebellion by Anne Guerrant

It has been over 45 years since the creation of Title IX which provided equal opportunities for girls in education and sports in high school and college. Title IX was not around in 1965 when I entered the 11th grade at Iowa City High School.