Congress Debates the Equal Rights Amendment Ca. 1983Streaming Video - 1983
The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), which was first proposed in the 1920s, again became a national issue in 1983 when Democrats in Congress reintroduced the legislation. Supporters of the amendment argued that it was necessary to prohibit gender-based discrimination, while opponents argued that it could rescind some women's rights and would force the federal government to pay for abortions.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, 
Copyright Date: ©1983
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (5 min., 22 sec.)) : sound, color. video file, rda