26th Annual Women of Power and Influence Awards
Join us as we honor exemplary women who are blazing new paths. Learn More »
NOW Protests Hobby Lobby
Hobby Lobby you can fight, but birth control is a human right! Learn More »
Priority Action Items for the Next Mayor
Women’s Issues Are Issues for All New Yorkers
Lifting women out of poverty, ending gender discrimination, closing the wage gap, and ensuring women’s health and physical safety have an impact on our families and economy. Learn More »
Illegal or Just Sleazy?
New York women need an upgrade! We need strong laws for strong women. Learn More »
Murder Down, Rape Up
NOW-NYC Calls on de Blasio and Bratton
Crimes against women are still at epidemic levels in NYC. The number of reported rapes in New York City has surged 57% since 2009. Learn More »
Sonia Ossorio, President of the National Organization for Women - NYC, Teamsters Local 237 President Gregory Floyd, Public Advocate Letitia James, Dr. Hazel Dukes, President of the NYS NAACP, and Mary Jenkins, Co-President of the League of Women... Read More »
Get on the bus with NOW-NYC and help push important legislation forward in Albany. RSVP here! Women’s issues are issues for all New Yorkers. In New York City, 40% of single mothers and their children live in poverty; the poverty rate for... Read More »
On March 25th the Supreme Court heard arguments in an important case that will determine whether your boss has the right to deny you comprehensive birth control coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Hobby Lobby, a craft store with nearly 600... Read More »
Hundreds of thousands of untested rape kits sit on evidence shelves at police departments across the country. Until this DNA evidence is tested, rapists remain unidentified and free to attack more victims. Delays in testing rape kits can be... Read More »
Why does a university use an antiquated definition of sexual assault, put the burden of evidence on victims, and discourage...... Read More »
Source: Daily Beast
New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy has been getting all sorts of flak on sports radio today for missing last night’s...... Read More »
Source: Mother Jones
Today women comprise over 55 percent of minimum-wage workers; 71 percent of restaurant servers are women, tipped workers who fall outside...... Read More »
Source: Washington Post
Women’s representation in state legislatures matters! A recent study has confirmed that states that have more women represented on their...... Read More »
Saturday, Apr 26 | 7:00am - 11:00am NOW-NYC's Clinic Escorting
Monday, Apr 28 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm Service Fund Legal Clinic: Divorce, Custody & Financial Planning
Saturday, May 03 | 7:00am - 11:00am NOW-NYC's Clinic Escorting
Saturday, May 10 | 7:00am - 11:00am NOW-NYC's Clinic Escorting
NY Needs More Family Court Judges Women and Children Left Vulnerable ...
Sexual Assault in the Military Challenge the Chain of Command Since...
MMA Glorifies Violence, Distorts Masculinity Keep Ultimate Fighting Out of NY...