Advocating for Equal Rights

Advocating for Equal Rights

Photo by Glenda C. Booth

On Jan. 9, 2020, advocates for the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution rallied in Richmond at the entrance to the state capitol as legislators entered to convene on the first day of the 2020 session. Many observers believe that the General Assembly will pass it this year, which would make Virginia the 38th and last state needed for ratification.