NOW Hosts Brooklyn Town Hall To Fight Trump’s Anti-Women Agenda


NOW Hosts Brooklyn Town Hall To Fight Trump’s Anti-Women Agenda

Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez

The National Organization for Women-New York (NOW-NY) yesterday hosted their second Women’s Town Hall at the YWCA, 30 3rd Avenue in Boerum Hill to fight back against President Trump’s and Attorney General Session’s anti-women agenda,  and the threats already being made against funding for the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
VAWA was first signed into law in 1994 and reauthorized three times since by Republican and Democrat Presidents, funds programs for survivors of sexual and domestic violence as well as provides protections for LGBTQ survivors, immigrants and tribal survivors of violence.
The Act provided $1.6 billion toward …

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