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Ashley Judd: ‘Are Equal Rights In The Constitution?’

Ashley Judd

Ashley Judd is at it again. The outspoken Hollywood feminist is now showing her prowess of the U.S. Constitution, 140 characters at a time.

Judd recently asked on Twitter:

Which had followed this tweet:

The article was about the failed Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. It quotes Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier who is trying again to push the ERA. Unfortunately, she needs a Republican to cosponsor the bill. But since Republicans have actually read the Constitution, they already know that the equal protection clause already guarantees that men and women must be treated the same under the law.

So paying lip service to feminists by putting in a redundant amendment isn’t on the top of a lot of Republican’s wish lists.

(H/T Daily Wire)