Tag Archives: Equal Pay Day

Equal Pay Day Roundup

TweetToday marks the day in the new year when women have finally earned what men made in the previous year. So, more accurately, Unequal Pay Day. The average woman in the US continues to make 77 cents to the dollar, which means the gap hasn’t narrowed all that much since 1963, when women made just 59 cents. The pay gap varies considerably [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

TweetThree teens have been arrested for raping Audrie Potts, who killed herself in September. Check back in for more on Potts tomorrow from Maya. Janet Mock is the Racialicious Crush of the Week! “Girls — and later women — decide not to run for office because they don’t want to be unlikeable, not because they [...]
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It’s Equal Pay Day: A Round-Up of Reads

Tweet It’s Equal Pay Day, y’all! We’ve got a round-up of  reads and other tidbits to check out: David Futrelle has a pretty comprehensive rebuttal to any of those wage gap “mythers” you may come across today. Transgriot reminds us that the wage gap for women of color and trans women makes 77 cents look [...]
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