Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill requiring California corporate boards to include women

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill to make California the first state to require that its corporate boards of directors include women, addressing concerns that 25% of the companies in the state have all-male boards.

Source: Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill requiring California corporate boards to include women – Los Angeles Times

Bustle’s Lit List Celebrates Women Who Are Changing The World Through Books — And In Ways You Wouldn’t Expect

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Source: Bustle’s Lit List Celebrates Women Who Are Changing The World Through Books — And In Ways You Wouldn’t Expect

Feminism: Where do we go from here? – Wed. Apr. 18, 6pm @ Newport library

“Feminism at the Intersections” is the focus of the NOW Meeting on Wed., April 18, 2018. The Diversity Committee of the Central Oregon Coast Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) will host a presentation and discussion examining the many understandings of feminism. Leading the conversation will be Elizabeth “Lisa” Norton, a member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians, where she has lived and worked for over 30 years; and Franki Trujillo-Dalbey, Ph.D., a third generation Latina whose family has lived in Toledo for nearly 100 years. The talk will take place in the McEntee Meeting Room, Newport Public Library, 35 NW Nye Street, Newport at 6 pm. The public is welcome.

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Source: Feminism: Where do we go from here? – News Lincoln County