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Country’s Largest Jewelry Company Accused Of Widespread Gender Discrimination

Sixteen women have filed a class action suit against Sterling Jewelers, which owns the Galleria of Jewelry and Kay Jewelers and is the largest retail …

Scarlett Johansson discusses gender wage gap

Scarlett Johansson is the latest actor to discuss her thoughts on equal pay by gender in Hollywood. In an interview with <i>Cosmopolitan</i>, the actress …

Facts About the Gender Wage Gap

It was 1963 when President John F. Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act, but more than 50 years later, women are still getting shortchanged when it comes to equal pay for equal work. Women on average earn just 79 cents of what our male peers take home. But if that's not enough to make your blood boil, …

Hillary Clinton Calls for Closing Wage Gap on Equal Pay Day

On Equal Pay Day, one year after she announced she was running for president and one week before the crucial New York primary, Hillary Clinton called …

Most of our progress on the wage gap was in the '80s and '90s. What gives, 21st century?

This International Women's Day is about creating a better, and more equal, working world.<p>The gender wage gap has improved quite a bit since women started entering the workforce in large numbers. Women who work full time and year-round earned just 58 percent of what men earned annually in 1968; now …

There's no denying the wage gap with #EqualPayDay

Count your change, folks, because it all adds up.<p>Today is Equal Pay Day, an annual reminder that American women working full-time make $0.79 for …

Women of Color

College-educated women earn $8,000 less a year than men as gap widens

The gender wage gap among 2016 graduates has increased, as men make about $4 more an hour than women, according to Economic Policy Institute study<p>The gender wage gap is not shrinking – it’s growing. Female college graduates now earn $8,000 a year less than their male contemporaries, a gap that has …

Pay Equity & Discrimination | Institute for Women's Policy Research

Women are almost half of the workforce. They are the sole or co-breadwinner in half of American families with children. They receive more college and …

Debunking the Wage Gap Myth

On April 12th, feminist organizations across the United States acknowledged Equal Pay Day, a date which symbolizes just how far into the new calendar …

Who's to Blame for the Gender Wage Gap?

Gender wage gaps are still a big issue in tech and the business world at large, but things get much more complicated when we examine how the pay gaps …

Women and the 1%: How extreme economic inequality and gender inequality must be tackled together

Recent decades have seen a dramatic rise in extreme economic inequality. Those at the top of the income scale have received a disproportionate share …

This awesome teen girl can now play volleyball on the boys' team

When 17-year-old volleyball rockstar Anyela Aquino decided to join the boys’ varsity team on Taft Educational Campus in Bronx, New York, everyone was …

Dominican Republic

Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman escaped slavery to become a leading abolitionist. She led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom along the route of the Underground …

Black History

Afghan First Lady Rula Ghani on Women’s Rights

The Afghan First Lady Rula Ghani spoke with Thomas L. Friedman at the Women in the World Summit in […]The post Afghan First Lady Rula Ghani on …

Mozambique Devises National Plan To End Child Marriage

The institution affects nearly 1 in 2 girls in the African nation.<p>Mozambique, which has one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world, announced a national plan on Monday to put an end to the institution.<p>Though the African nation has seen some notable declines in child marriage -- a …

United States’ Mothers: The Pushed-Out Generation

<i>Liuba, her husband Christopher, and daughter Mila.</i><p><i>Photo credit: Lauren Kim Photography.</i><p>In recent years, the share of mothers in the United States who …

Day Care

Wise Words on Equal Pay Day

Women Health Issues: Reproductive Health and Rights

Access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health and rights is a basic human right.<p>However, the global status of women’s and girls’ sexual and …

Gender

Women police climb the ranks across Africa

<b>Date:</b> Tuesday, April 12, 2016<p>At 8 years of age, Sadatu Reeves came across photographs of women police officers in a magazine her father brought home …

Why I'm Determined to Champion an Equal World With No Exceptions

Imagine a world where every woman and girl is strong, safe, powerful, and heard. No exceptions.<p>Can you imagine it? A world where every girl has access to education, every woman can decide if and when she marries, where women get equal pay for work and can freely run for any office. A world where …

Domestic Violence

How the Caregiver Crisis Is Preventing Us from Fixing the Pay Gap

Women hold two-thirds of the jobs in the lowest paying fields—and it's keeping us down.<p>Today, April 12, is Equal Pay Day in the U.S. It's a day we set aside to acknowledge that pay inequality persists, here and everywhere, and it matters. Women in the U.S. earn, on average, 79 cents for every …

Gender

The Hidden Wage Gap Hurting Women & Girls Worldwide

People across the country are highlighting the strides women have made — and the challenges they still face — in making as much as men this week in …

The U.S. Women's Soccer Team May Ditch the Olympics Unless They Get Paid

Your move, dudes.<p>The Olympics are months away, but Becky Sauerbrunn just won a gold medal in wage negotiation.<p>Last month, the U.S. Women Soccer's Team filed a federal complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in which the women accused U.S. Soccer of wage discrimination. And this …

Women's News

Donald Trump on abortions: ‘I would have rather answered it in a different manner’

By Michelle Ye Hee Lee<p>Michelle Ye Hee Lee<p>National political enterprise and accountability reporter covering money and influence in politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Donald Trump has come under fire for just about every answer he gave on abortion in the past week. On Sunday, Trump expressed regret for his …

Donald Trump

Motherhood stole my identity. Other women brought it back

Growing up, I never dreamed about becoming a mother. Instead my fantasies revolved around bylines and books. As I got older, I dedicated much of my energy to getting my writing career off the ground—waking up at 5 am to write fiction before turning to my paying work, and sending submissions to …

Abby Wambach's DUI arrest could hurt women's soccer — and that's stupid

If you are a woman in the world of sports — or in America — the pay isn't the same. And neither are the standards.<p>Abby Wambach has retired. Her …

Abby Wambach

How to be ‘feminine’ in 2016 

<i>Feminine (adj): Having qualities or an appearance traditionally associated with women, especially delicacy and prettiness</i><p>This, according to Oxford Dictionaries, is how the adjective ‘feminine’ is still defined in the UK. It evokes everything people might historically have associated with the word – …