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Podcast: A New Era for the ERA

Surveys show that around 90 percent of Americans support an Equal Rights Amendment—and yet, still, the Constitution does not explicitly guarantee equal rights for women. On this month's episode, we explore the history of this amendment, from its roots as a feminist cause in the 1920s, to the failed attempts to pass the amendment in the 1970s, to the renewed efforts to revive the ERA today.

This Week in History

Barbra Streisand
March 23, 1962
In a review of "I Can Get It for You Wholesale," the "New York Times" declared Barbra Streisand "the evening's find."

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