A network of independent public interest law centers that use pro bono help to develop practical and lasting solutions to chronic injustices in public education, health care, child welfare, justice, and immigration.A network of 100,000 immigrant youth and allies and 55 affiliate organizations in 26 states that advocates for the dignity and fair treatment of immigrant youth and families, regardless of immigration status.
Works to end violence and discrimination against women and girls around the world through the mobilization of public pressure, particularly on issues of rape, domestic violence, reproductive rights, trafficking, female genital mutilation, political participation, and gender discrimination.
Dedicated to promoting and ensuring fair, accurate and inclusive representation of people and events in the media as a means of eliminating homophobia and discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation.
Works to secure the full enjoyment of the human rights of all people and communities around the world subject to discrimination or abuse on the basis of sexual orientation or expression, gender identity or expression, and/or HIV status through advocacy, documentation, coalition building, public education, and technical assistance.
Fights to protect the right to choose — meaning having access to safe and legal abortion, effective contraceptive options, and quality reproductive health care.
Formerly the National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL).
Here I have collected links to some of my favorite and interesting historical and free art books, artist handbooks and artist's reference works.Works to get new laws on the books and enforced; litigates ground-breaking cases in state and federal courts; and educates the public about ways to make the law and public policies work for women and their families.A scientific research organization working to rectify the limited availability of policy relevant research on women’s lives and to inform and simulate debate on issues of critical importance for women.Works to build the power and capacity of low-income people, especially low-income people of color, to have a significant impact in improving their communities and the policies and institutions that affect their lives.Strives to improve the well-being of all blind and visually impaired people by elevating the social, economic, and cultural levels of blind people, improving educational and rehabilitation facilities and opportunities, and promoting greater understanding of blindness and the capabilities of blind people.In most of these cases I have only provided a link to the authors site where you can view the copyright notice on the authors page or work, and view the book from their site or host site.