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Equal Means Equal
March 12, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm| $7 - $12
Kamala Lopez journeys across the country to tell the stories of four generations of American
women grappling with the status of their rights, the issues they face and how these have impacted
our society. Kamala speaks with the well-known, such as Patricia Arquette, and Gloria Steinem
to the unknown, including gang girls and hotel maids, on how being female impacts daily life,
economically, politically, and socially. (USA, 2016, 93 min., English, NR, DCP | Dir. Kamala Lopez)
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
Diane Haney is a retired special education teacher and past president of North Shore AAUW
and AAUW New York State. She is a past district 6 (Long Island) coordinator and has coordinated
a number of district conferences around issues covered in this film.
Julie Loven is Vice President of Membership for the North Shore AAUW, since retiring from a
35-year career as insurance executive for AIG and Travelers, specializing in developing liability
coverage for major corporations.
Anita Halasz is the Executive Director of Long Island Jobs With Justice, committed to
protecting the rights of working people and supporting community struggles to build a more
just society locally and globally.
A groundbreaking exploration of gender inequality in the USA featuring top
women’s rights activists, leaders, and survivors.