National Constitution Center Debate on the Equal Rights Amendment

Supporters and opponents of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) took part in a National Constitution Center debate on whether the U.S. should ratify… read more

Supporters and opponents of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) took part in a National Constitution Center debate on whether the U.S. should ratify the constitutional amendment that would guarantee equal legal rights for all American citizens regardless of sex. Participants included ERA Coalition CEO Carol Jenkins, Inez Feltscher Stepman of the Independent Women’s Forum and Jane Mansbridge, author of Why We Lost the ERA.

In January, 2020, Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the ERA. The original deadline for the amendment expired in the early 1980s, and , several states have repealed their approval of their approval. close

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National Constitution Center Debate on the Equal Rights Amendment

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Program ID:
507185-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jan 01, 2021 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 02, 2021 | 12:53pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jan 01, 2021 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 2021 | 11:05pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 02, 2021 | 6:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 02, 2021 | 12:53pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 02, 2021 | 3:39pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO

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