ERA: Start From Scratch

July 1978
New Republic;7/29/78, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p8
Focuses on the rescheduling of the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in the United States. Issue on the time limit on justice, or the cause of equal human rights; Points of controversy on the constitutional procedure of extension; Impact of general sentiment on the symbolic power of the ERA; Suggestion that instead of extending the ERA, there is a need to start from scratch if the deadline expires without three more ratifications.


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