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The National Organization for Women aims to take action to bring true equality for all women in America, and toward a fully equal partnership of the sexes.

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NOW files the appeal in Bowe v. Colgate Palmolive

(07/30/67)

NOW has filed the appeal in the case of¬†Bowe v. Colgate Palmolive¬†in which a group of women at the Colgate plant in Indiana were laid off when the company refused to permit them to exercise their seniority to claim jobs involving lifting beyond the state maximum of 35 pounds. A Federal District Court had […]