Area women’s organization still advocating for equity, support

When #MeToo became a national movement in 2017, it was a milestone in advancing equity for women and girls. So was the push to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s. So was the 1920 passage of the 19th Amendment guaranteeing women’s right to vote, now more than a century ago.

But did you know that the Eugene-Lane branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) has been pushing for the same things, even longer? (And by the way, did you know Oregon secured statewide women’s suffrage even earlier, in . . .