Hannah-Beth Jackson on the Importance of Equal Rights Legislation & Activism

text by KCSB External News Director

10 March, 2021

KCSB News and Sports · Hannah-Beth Jackson on the Importance of Equal Rights Legislation & Activism

President Biden honored International Women’s Day by announcing changes to the way sexual violence on colleges campuses will be handled, vowing to dismantle Trump-era policies that afforded more protections to students accused of sexual assault. KCSB News joins retired state senator Hannah Beth Jackson, who established a robust legacy of fighting for gender equality and championing landmark legislation during her eight years within the Senate.

Senator Jackson speaks about an upcoming event hosted by Santa Barbara Women’s Political Committee to be held this Thursday, March 11, from 5:30-7:30 PM on zoom, featuring LA County Supervisor Holly Mitchell with the theme of “What’s next? What will be the feminist agenda?” Find more information at sbwpc.org.