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Equal Doesn't Mean Equal Yet: Women's Equality Day, ERA And The Story of My Life

Gloria Feldt | Posted 08.26.2016 | Women
Gloria Feldt

This is where I came into the women's movement. And this is where I intend to go out--knowing that my life's mission to advance women to full equality in this world is safe because the women of America have the Equal Rights amendment.

Apple, Facebook, Other Major Companies Commit To Paying Women The Same As Men

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.30.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― The White House announced Friday that 29 new private sector companies ― including Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Target, Visa and Genera...

Looks Like Ivanka Trump Doesn't Pay Her Interns

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 08.19.2016 | Business

Ivanka Trump, who markets herself as a champion of working women and learned about business by walking her father’s construction sites, apparently d...

No-Tax-Return Trump's Tax Fix For Women

Martha Burk | Posted 08.17.2016 | Politics
Martha Burk

Donald Trump is still stonewalling on releasing his tax returns, with no sign of a reversal in sight. He obviously doesn't want to reveal how the tax code favors him as a certified one-percenter. But he has no problem bloviating on so-called tax fixes for the nation's majority -- women.

The New Woman

Miriam Ava | Posted 08.03.2016 | Women
Miriam Ava

Showing America and the world that it is indeed possible for a woman to become the presidential nominee of a major party is life-changing.

Job Interviewers Can’t Ask This Question In Massachusetts Anymore

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 08.03.2016 | Business

Thanks to a revolutionary new equal pay law signed by Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) this week, job interviewers in the state can no longer ask ...

As Olympics Begin, Senators Renew Call For Equal Pay For U.S. Women's Soccer Stars

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 08.12.2016 | Sports

Two U.S. senators on Wednesday renewed their efforts to scrutinize why players on the U.S. women’s national soccer team earn less than their male co...

What's the Forecast For Care?

Riane Eisler | Posted 08.02.2016 | Politics
Riane Eisler

Now that the conventions are over and party platforms drawn up, we can look at what's in store for those giving and receiving care. Whether paid or not, care is a big part of our economy and shapes all our lives.

Chelsea Clinton Has Some Questions For Ivanka Trump

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 07.29.2016 | Business

Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump may be friendly, but Clinton had no problem criticizing the speech her friend gave at the Republican National Convent...

An Eye-Opening Look At How The Wage Gap Impacts Latinas

The Huffington Post | Tanisha Ramirez | Posted 07.27.2016 | Latino Voices

It’s no secret that, on average, an American woman makes approximately 79 cents for every dollar paid to a white man. However, the wage gap is even ...

Ivanka Trump Says Her Dad Will Fight For Equal Pay And Child Care. Then Why Hasn't He Said So Before?

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 07.22.2016 | Politics

On Thursday night, Ivanka Trump, daughter of the Republican nominee, promised that Donald Trump the president would champion laws that advance women i...

What Does It Really Mean To Say 'I'm With Her?'

Kiri Westby | Posted 07.25.2016 | Politics
Kiri Westby

There I sat in a non-descript ballroom in downtown Denver on a sweltering June day, listening to Hillary Clinton speak about the staggering inequalities women in the U.S. still face, while two blocks away, a man walked into the Colorado Recycling Association offices, shot his ex-wife multiple times and then fatally shot himself.

Why Soccer Champion Alex Morgan Is Fighting For Equal Pay

The Huffington Post | Will Tooke | Posted 07.19.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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Equal Pay For USWNT And Why Women Don’t Ask

Jennifer Matt | Posted 07.26.2016 | Women
Jennifer Matt

There are many inspiring commercials featuring the U.S. women’s national soccer team (USWNT), portraying them as role models for young girls who hop...

With Half The World's Population Not Working At Their Potential, Gender Equality Must Be Job #1

Mikkel Vestergaard | Posted 07.11.2016 | Women
Mikkel Vestergaard

July 11 is World Population Day, a 24-hour time span to focus on global population issues. Possibly no issue is more pressing than gender inequality and its effect on individuals and economies.

'UnREAL' Stars On How They Fight For Equal Pay In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Karli Bendlin | Posted 06.30.2016 | Entertainment

Constance Zimmer and Shiri Appleby star on the hit Lifetime series "UnREAL" as two cutthroat producers who will manipulate anyone (including each othe...

Obama Gives A Shoutout To Equal Pay While Honoring The 2015 WNBA Champs

The Huffington Post | Madeline Diamond | Posted 06.28.2016 | Politics

President Barack Obama honored the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx at the White House on Monday and stressed the importance of "equal pay for equal work" during...

Power To Equal Pay

Eve Ellis | Posted 06.21.2016 | Business
Eve Ellis

This past Tuesday, at the White House-convened United State of Women Summit, I was on energy overload. It was a day of inspiring speeches by on-the- ground trailblazers and the thrilling moment when President Obama called himself a feminist. Yet for me, the most exciting, kick-off news was this: The White House made visible its "Equal Pay Pledge".

A Reason To Shop At H&M That Has Nothing To Do With Fashion

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 06.15.2016 | Business

Here's a reason to spend more money at H&M: The fast-fashion retailer is closing in on gender equality. Women make up 58 percent of H&M's board and 4...

Closing The Gap: Equal Pay Is Good For Business

Dan Briskin | Posted 06.13.2016 | Business
Dan Briskin

Imagine if your outfit was styled the same way women are paid in the United States. It's obvious when nearly a quarter of your outfit is missing. But ...

Serena Williams Has Perfected Her Argument Against The Wage Gap

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 01.03.2017 | Sports

Using her platform as perhaps the most influential woman in sports today, Serena Williams has once again underscored the importance of equal pay, unde...

4 Ways For Women to Get Ahead in The Business World

Brittany L. Stalsburg, PhD | Posted 06.03.2016 | Women
Brittany L. Stalsburg, PhD

The advice I give in this article is not meant to replace or ignore the large scale institutional and cultural changes that need to be made for more women to advance in the business world.

Men I'd Like to F*ck! (Better Read on in Case It's You, Guy-at-the-Office)

Juliette Fretté | Posted 05.31.2016 | Comedy
Juliette Fretté

If society actually does care about you and the one-eyed snail, it's nowhere near as much as people praise hot chicks and the omnipotent V.A.G. Online lists abound of all sorts of female fuckables and you're just feeling . . . left out right?

Not Having Orgasms? You Might Not Get That Raise.

Whitney Smith | Posted 05.26.2016 | Women
Whitney Smith

I'm not psychic. I have no crystal ball. I don't even know these women very deeply. But I have this prophetic vision because of some truth I've acquired in my 40s. It's a truth that could have prevented many of my peers and myself from enduring similar trials in our own professional lives.

Senate Passes Equal Pay Resolution For U.S. Women Soccer Stars

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 05.26.2016 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Women's National Team gained another ally in its fight for equal pay on Thursday, when the Senate unanimously approved a non-bi...