NATIVE AMERICAN WOMEN'S EQUAL PAY DAY
TWITTER STORM ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 AT 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET
Native American Women's Equal Pay Day is being observed on Thursday, September 15. Equal Pay Today! and the broader women's rights coalition is hosting a Twitter Storm on Thursday, September 15 at 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET (11:00 am -- 12:00 pm CT, 10:00 -- 11:00 am MT, 9:00 -- 10:00 am PT). We are encouraging the use of hashtag #NativeWomenEqualPay and secondarily #UnitedStateofNativeWomen. If you would also like to support Equal Pay Today!, please also use #EqualPay2Day.
If you are interested in co-sponsoring the Twitter Storm, please sign-up HERE. The Monday, September 12, 2016 deadline has passed but we will still add your organizational name online. See the current list of co-sponsors here.
We invite all champions of equal pay for women to share the sample tweets below and our info graphics above in advance of the day and on the morning of the Twitter Storm. Moreover, there are sample tweets included below for use during the Twitter Storm. NOTE: We will have updated Census numbers for Native American Women's equal pay gap on the morning of Thursday, September 15, so please check here before the start of the Twitter Storm.
SAVE THE DATE ANNOUNCEMENT TWEETS
Join us & @EqualPay2DayOrg on Thu 9/15 at 12-1 pm E for a #NativeWomenEqualPay Day Twitter Storm. #EqualPay2Day
#EqualPay advocates, like @EqualPay2DayOrg, are sponsoring #NativeWomenEqualPay Day Twitter Storm on 9/15 12-1 p E.
Join us Thu 9/15 at 12-1 p E for a Native American Women #EqualPay Day Twitter Storm using #NativeWomenEqualPay & #UnitedStateofNativeWomen
Save the Date for Native American Women's Equal Pay Day on Thursday, September 15. Use #NativeWomenEqualPay and #UnitedStateofNativeWomen
Join #EqualPay coalition 9/15 12-1p E #NativeWomenEqualPay Day Twitter Storm. It shouldn't take 20+ mos to earn what a white man earns in 12 http://www.aauw.org/event/2016/09/nativewomen-epd-twitterstorm/
#EqualPay advocates & #UnitedStateofNativeWomen r sponsoring a #NativeWomenEqualPay Day Twitter Storm 9/15 12-1 p E http://www.aauw.org/event/2016/09/nativewomen-epd-twitterstorm/
On Thursday 9/15 at 12 - 1 pm ET, join us & partners for a Twitter Storm in support of #NativeWomenEqualPay .
Demand #EqualPay2Day on 9/15 12-1 p E during #NativeWomenEqualPay Day Twitter Storm. #UnitedStateofNativeWomen
SAMPLE TWEETS FOR TWITTER STORM
We are a member of @EqualPay2DayOrg and we stand in favor of #NativeWomenEqualPay. We demand #EqualPay2Day.
RT if you are w/ #UnitedStateofNativeWomen demanding #NativeWomenEqualPay. $.58 on $1 of White men isn't enough!
Native American women make $.58 on $1 of White men & lose $934,240 over a lifetime. It's time for #NativeWomenEqualPay.
Today, I stand with @EqualPay2DayOrg and women's rights coalition in favor of #NativeWomenEqualPay.
Sept. 15 is #NativeWomenEqualPay Day, when Native American women finally catch up to white men’s annual pay:bit.ly/nativewomenpay
It shouldn't take 20+ mos to earn what a white man earns in 12. Speak out for #NativeWomenEqualPay.
Every woman deserves #equalpay! Learn more and take action #NativeWomenEqualPay #UnitedStateofNativeWomen #EqualPay2Day
Speak out today for Native American Women's Equal Pay Day using #NativeWomenEqualPay & #UnitedStateofNativeWomen.
Native American women work 9 extra months just to get paid the same as white men: bit.ly/nativewomenpay #NativeWomenEqualPay
Native American Women wages saw largest declines over last decade. http://www.iwpr.org/publications/pubs/native-american-women-saw-the-largest-declines-in-wages-over-the-last-decade-among-all-women#sthash.E99EaI1V.dpuf #NativeWomenEqualPay #UnitedStateofNAtiveWomen