Jane Fonda Comes to Capitol Hill to Press for Rights for Women in the Working Class
07/13/2018 | Ted Johnson | Variety
In a basement meeting room of the Capitol Visitor Center, there also was a lot of media interest: Jane Fonda, the star of Netflix’s “Frankie & Johnnie” and the longtime political activist, was pressing lawmakers to expand protections for women domestic workers and farmworkers.
Jane Fonda was spotted on the Hill on Wednesday. The actress, producer and fitness mogul is in DC with a delegation called "Unstoppable Women Workers," which is made up of domestic workers and farmworkers who are lobbying Congress for safe and dignified workplaces.
Connections Q&A: What Private Sector Innovations Are Most Needed?
05/18/2018 | Stria Staff | Stria News
Stria’s “Connections Q&A” series gathers perspectives from across the field on a single topic. Here, we asked Ai-Jen Poo of Caring Across Generations, Jennie Smith-Peers of NCCA, Stephen Johnston of Aging 2.0, Bob Kramer of NIC, and Gretchen Alkema of The SCAN Foundation to share their thoughts on how the private sector can best serve our aging society.