East End NOW Demonstrates in NYC
East End NOW Celebrates Women's Equality Day
Photo: On August 27, 2005, in the East Hampton Methodist Church, East End NOW hosted a Women's Equality Day event to mark the 85th anniversary of US women's suffrage. Saving Women's Lives focused on US Supreme Court threats to reproductive freedom. Speakers (right to left ) included National NOW Vice President Latifa Lyles, NOW-NYS President Marcia Pappas, East End NOW President Marilyn Fitterman, and songwriter Sandy Rapp, who led the group in "Remember Rose: A Song For Choice." A surprise guest appearance by award winning actor Mercedes Ruehl drew a huge ovation.