By now, you’ve probably heard Patricia Arquette’s fiery Oscar acceptance speech for her supporting role in Richard Linklater’s Boyhood. “It’s high time to have wage equality once and for all and equal rights for women in the United States of America,” she said as Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lopez fist-pumped from their seats.
It was a spectacular moment but — without women across the country making it their own business to push for change and equality — it was only that: a mere moment. So, how can we keep it from fading? Here are four things you can do now to get involved.