VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT: ROBERTA FRANCISveteranfeminists2023-03-13T11:45:11-04:00
THE VFA PIONEER HISTORIES PROJECT
Roberta “Bobbie” Francis
“When we’re talking about the Equal Rights Amendment, pro and con, we’re talking about dueling world views.”
ERA Education Consultant, Alice Paul Institute. Founding Chair/Co-Chair, ERA Task Force, National Council of Women’s Organizations. Chair, ERA Summit. Founder/manager of www.equalrightsamendment.org website. Director, NJ Division on Women. Women’s Issues Director, League of Women Voters of New Jersey. Professor, Gender Equality Consultant, Writer.
Interviewed by Dr. Simone Roberts, historian for Virginia NOW’s Foremothers History Project, April 10, 2014
Photo 1. ERA reintroduction press conference at U.S. Capitol with Rep. Carolyn Maloney and Feminist Majority President Ellie Smeal, June 2011. Photo 2. Speaking at We Are Woman rally at U.S. Capitol, September 2014.