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Gender Wage Gap

Testing Ourselves: Do We Have Unconscious Bias about Gender and Work?

FOMIN | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business

By Andrew Morrison Andrew Morrison is the Gender and Diversity Division chief at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). Prior to joining the IDB,...

If You Really Care About Working Moms, Make The School Day Longer

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 05.06.2016 | Business

There are many wonderful things about being a mom, and we’ll celebrate them on Sunday. But there’s one awful thing, too: There’s a severe financ...

Secret, Let's Encourage Women to Speak Up and Not Sweat the Wage Gap

Carrie Lukas | Posted 05.08.2016 | Politics
Carrie Lukas

Secret Deodorant isn't just hocking a nice-smelling antiperspirant: It's selling women empowerment. At least, that's the vibe its popular new commer...

What To Expect When Negotiating A Pay Raise

The Huffington Post | Chantelle DMello | Posted 04.27.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Sick of higher-ups raining on your parade and your bank account? Here's a crash course on how to negotiate that pay raise and push for what you deserv...

Daniel Radcliffe On The Pay Gap: 'How Can This Still Be Happening?'

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 04.28.2016 | Women

Daniel Radcliffe has some strong opinions about equal pay (or the lack thereof) in Hollywood. In an interview with Australia's Daily Telegraph, the ac...

Girls And Boys Outraged By Wage Gap For Chores, Give Us Hope For Future

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 04.13.2016 | Good News

One video proves that gender wage gaps are so intuitively wrong that even kids can see it’s straight up baloney. In the video, which was released by...

Elizabeth Warren: Equal Pay Day 'Is A National Day Of Embarrassment'

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 04.13.2016 | Politics

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is tired of commemorating Equal Pay Day, calling it "a national day of embarrassment" in a speech on the Senate floor ...

14 Famous Women Who Know You Deserve Equal Pay

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 04.13.2016 | Women

It's 2016 and women are still paid less than their male counterparts. On average, women make 79 cent to every dollar a man makes. Black and Latina wo...

No, The Gender Pay Gap Isn't A Myth -- And Here's Why

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 04.12.2016 | Women

One of the most common arguments made about the gender pay gap is that it simply doesn't exist. Take this Wall Street Journal op-ed lamenting the "The...

Wage Gap Costs U.S. Women $500 Billion A Year, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.12.2016 | Politics

The wage gap between full-time working men and women in the United States short-changes women by nearly $500 billion per year, according to a new repo...

The wage gap is ridiculous and time for it to end

Linda Meric | Posted 04.11.2016 | Women
Linda Meric

It's that time of year again, Equal Pay Day. Congratulations, women! We've finally caught up to what men made last calendar year. No surprise here,...

The Gender Wage Gap and Women's Retirement Security Go Hand in Hand

Sarah Jane Glynn | Posted 04.12.2016 | Business
Sarah Jane Glynn

The focus on what a woman earns each year compared to her male counterparts masks a related and equally important issue: the gap in women's retirement insecurity.

The Status of Women in Kansas Shows There is Much Work to Be Done

Wendy Doyle | Posted 03.18.2016 | Women
Wendy Doyle

Women's Foundation is known for our work in identifying key issues that put women at a disadvantage and then finding solutions to improve those areas....

The Pay Gap May Contribute To Women’s Anxiety And Depression

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 01.08.2016 | Women

Academic studies can be fascinating ... and totally confusing. So we decided to strip away all of the scientific jargon and break them down for you. ...

Will the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Remember All Our Daughters?

Surina Khan | Posted 12.15.2015 | Impact
Surina Khan

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative ignited a firestorm of response earlier this month. Many praised the couple for their commitment to philanthropy at suc...

Kids' Lemonade Stand Perfectly Illustrates How Unfair The Wage Gap Is

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 10.29.2015 | Women

It's ridiculous that in 2015 women, especially women of color, don't receive the same pay as white men for equal work. And a new video uses adorable c...

Hillary Clinton: Women Can't Push To Be Paid Equally If They Don't Know They're Not Paid Equally

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.20.2015 | Politics

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton highlighted one way to help close the wage gap between women and men: make sure women can find out i...

Donald Trump On Equal Pay: Women Should Do As Good A Job As Men

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 11.09.2015 | Women

Donald Trump, a man who is running for President of the United States, has strong feelings about women's health, equal pay and women in general. He sh...

Men Educated At Ivy League Schools Vastly Outearn Female Classmates

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 09.15.2015 | Business

Attending the country's most prestigious schools doesn’t make you immune to the unfortunate societal stew of sexism, bias and history that drives th...

The World Should Follow California's Lead in Ensuring Equal Pay

Dr. Bernice Ledbetter | Posted 09.01.2015 | Women
Dr. Bernice Ledbetter

California is now poised to have the strongest equal pay law in the country. If signed into law, this legislation would strengthen the ability for women to legally challenge pay inequity.

This Is How Women Really Feel About Disclosing What They Earn

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 07.08.2015 | Women

There are many things a woman is not "supposed" to share, like how much she weighs or how old she is. Also on that list: How much money she earns. ...

The Word That Will Change the World

Sarah Thebarge | Posted 06.19.2016 | Religion
Sarah Thebarge

As long as we divide the world between "us" and "them," what happened in South Carolina will continue to happen until we start using the word that will change the world: WE.

The Wage Gap Between Moms And Dads Is Even Worse Than The Overall Gender Pay Gap

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 06.05.2015 | Parents

The wage gap between men and women in the U.S. has been the subject of many articles and speeches of late. Less frequently discussed is the difference...

Our Nation's Pay Policies Are Due for a Checkup

Laura Reyes | Posted 06.16.2015 | Politics
Laura Reyes

It's about time we recognized that if you work for a living, you should be able to support your health and your family. American families simply aren't being supported today, but there's a simple solution to all of this: Congress must pass paid sick leave and paid family leave policies. We're sick of waiting.

Matt McGorry's Message To Anyone Who Thinks The Wage Gap Is A Myth

Matt McGorry | Posted 06.16.2015 | Women
Matt McGorry

We need to create a society where girls and women are getting the same encouragement and support to build their careers as the boys and men are. From the start. That's just my #78cents.