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Wal Mart v Dukes

Lila Shapiro

Walmart Faces Long Battle On Sex Discrimination, Despite Supreme Court Ruling | Lila Shapiro | Posted 01.25.2012 | Business

Sex discrimination is alive and well at Walmart, say lawyers who have interviewed thousands of female employees in the years since Betty Dukes and a h...

Dave Jamieson

Workers' Lawsuit Crumbles In Wake Of Walmart V. Dukes Decision | Dave Jamieson | Posted 09.10.2011 | Business

The ink may have barely dried on the U.S. Supreme Court's historic decision in Wal-Mart v. Dukes, but the controversial case is already helping to giv...

Wal-Mart v. Dukes: Supreme Court Is Pro Rule Of Law

Helgi C. Walker | Posted 08.30.2011 | Business
Helgi C. Walker

The proposed class in Wal-Mart was "one of the most expansive class actions ever." It was composed of 1.5 million women -- every woman who had ever worked at any Wal-Mart store in the entire country within the last 13 years.

Lila Shapiro

Walmart: Too Big To Sue | Lila Shapiro | Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

As the Supreme Court on Monday derailed claims of gender discrimination by scores of women workers at Walmart stores, the American labor movement abso...

When Will Employers Stop Treating Women Like Second Class Citizens?

Debbie Hines | Posted 06.12.2011 | Business
Debbie Hines

With women making up roughly 46% of the US working population, it's a wonder why women earn less. We have come a long way, but still have got a long way to go to equal a man's paycheck.

Lila Shapiro

What's At Stake In The Massive Walmart Anti-Discrimination Case Before The Supreme Court | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.29.2011 | Business

Walmart Stores, the world's largest retailer, went before the Supreme Court on Tuesday to argue that the court should halt a class action anti-discrim...

Wal-Mart v. Dukes: The Supreme Court's Big Case Threatens the Ability to Fight Corporate Misbehavior

Nan Aron | Posted 05.28.2011 | Politics
Nan Aron

The most important case before the Supreme Court right now is Wal-Mart V. Dukes. At stake is the ability of women harmed by unfair corporate policies to band together as a class and fight a unified battle in court.

What's at Stake for Women in Wal-Mart v. Dukes

Fatima Goss Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Fatima Goss Graves

No matter how available wage data is sliced and diced, a single truth remains: a wage gap exists between male and female workers, and an upcoming Supreme Court case could seriously widen it further.

Sex, Justice, and the -Isms

Erica Payne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erica Payne

What would you do if you learned that two weeks from now a man repeatedly accused of aggressive sexual misconduct may decide whether women have the power to confront people who discriminate against them?

Now About the Matter of Size

Erica Payne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erica Payne

With Wal-Mart v. Dukes the Court will soon hear arguments in one of the most important civil rights cases in the country's history. Their decision will pave the way for further progress or stop it dead in its tracks.