Women’s History Month: Fresno celebrates women and The Know weighs in

A group of local women have been working to bring the first cultural celebration honoring women to Fresno. Slated for spring, the organizers say the Women’s Art and Music Festival (WAMF) will also help raise awareness of gender-based issues. After watching a video, “Here’s Why There’s No Men’s History Month”, youth from The Know shared their individual thoughts. “Women have had […]

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At state assembly hearing, barriers for girls and women of color discussed

Community leaders, professionals, experts, and women of all ages and ethnicities, convened last Thursday in San Jose for the first hearing of the California State Assembly’s Select Committee on the Status of Girls and Women of Color in California. Violence and pay equity were identified as key factors impacting the lives of girls and women of color.  “Women […]

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