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Women Earn Less Than Men

Mom And Dad, Please Explain This One to Your Daughters

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 03.04.2015 | Politics
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Some months back, Senate Republicans blocked -- for the third time -- the Paycheck Fairness Act, a bill proposing to close the pay gap between men and women. The goal of the bill -- the attainment of equal pay for equal work -- seems like a no-brainer, right? Yet not a single Republican voted in favor of the Act.

Laura Bassett

Women Still Paid Much Less Than Men

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

Women still earned only 77 cents for every dollar that men earned in 2012, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. In 2012, the median ...

Majority Of Women Are Breadwinners

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 07.12.2012 | Money

The majority of American women are now breadwinners in their households, according to a survey conducted by Prudential Financial. Of the more than...

Tennis Player Says Women Shouldn't Earn As Much As Men

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 08.27.2012 | Women

WIMBLEDON, England — Roger Federer avoided wading into the subject of equal prize money for men and women at Grand Slams events. After his seco...

Introducing: Equal Pay Day Ryan Gosling

Posted 04.17.2012 | Women

Jennifer Winter | The Daily Muse The wage gap women face today is no laughing matter. It's been nearly 50 years since the passage of the Equal Pay ...

Know~ing Your Worth

Gabrielle Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Gabrielle Bernstein

A topic at the forefront of my mind is the unfortunate fact that women still earn 20% less than men. I am totally pissed off thinking of my hardworkin...

Workplace Inequity Still Starts from Day One

Ilene H. Lang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ilene H. Lang

Women were outpaced by men in salary throughout their careers.