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For justice and equality in central Texas!

Surprise CPC Protest a Success!

What a fantastic protest tonight. Austin NOW, WilCo NOW Task Force, and the Texas Handmaids all came together to protest the north-central Austin CPC known as the John Paul II “Life” Center (quotations ours) and their fundraiser gala tonight. Not … Continue reading

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Yard Sale Fundraiser Success!

Thank you to everyone who came out to support us at our yard sale fundraiser on Aug. 12 – it was a crazy successful, fun event and we kind of can’t believe it! Gracias a todos los que vinieron a … Continue reading

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Yard Sale Fundraiser is a Go!

We are so excited to get our yard sale fundraiser off the ground! This past Saturday, August 5, a bunch of amazing NOW members and supporters got together to unpack, fold, organize, and price items for the event, where we … Continue reading

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Why are chapter dues sent to Texas State NOW?

Fairly often, we receive questions from people about why our chapter dues are sent to Texas State NOW rather than kept here locally. The answer is pretty simple, and best illustrated with the simple flowchart below: While National NOW provides … Continue reading

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Day of Resistance at the Capitol

…One of many to come. We’ve been fighting what often feels like an uphill, impossible battle with conservative legislators in Texas, who have been pandering to extremist right-wing groups like the Tea Party for years now. But Texas progressives have … Continue reading

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We are hosting our first fundraiser!

  Join the National Organization for Women at our first annual yard sale fundraiser event! All money raised on sale items will go directly to Texas NOW supplies for protests, rallies, and benefit events, so that our organization can continue … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

Stand tall, keep fighting. #Resist

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Member Post: Why Wilco NOW Won’t Back Down at Agape PRC Protests!

I have been protesting Agape Pregnancy Resource Center in Round Rock since last March, and it has been staggering to learn not only all the ugly things they do, but how enmeshed they are into the community. They have been … Continue reading

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Despite Aggressive Anti-Choice Harassment, Protesters Prevail at Agape CPC

The increasingly caring and progressive community of Round Rock, Texas was pleasantly surprised to find a group of peaceful pro-choice protesters outside of Agape Pregnancy Resource Center on a Saturday morning in February. The protesters were members of the National … Continue reading

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Austin NOW Events Calendar is Officially LIVE!

Want to get more involved in CPC protests & other NOW events, but don’t know where to start? Our events calendar is OFFICIALLY LIVE! You can easily view our local NOW chapters’ calendar for the coming months at a glance, … Continue reading

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