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Kirsten Swinth: Equal Pay Day: It's Time to Close the Earnings Gap

The old-fashioned kind of income inequality that still keeps women earning less than men on average holds families back, and perpetuates the gulf between the 1 percent and the 99 percent
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The Gender Income Gap

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (6 years ago)

What a nifty way to prove it: Schilt and Wiswall found that women who become men (known as FTMs) do significantly better than men who become women (MTFs). MTFs in the study earned, on average, 32% less after they transitioned... Read Post

7 Things to Know This Equal Pay Day

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (last week)

April 8 is Equal Pay Day 2014, the symbolic day when women's earnings finally catch up to men's earnings from the previous year. It takes a few extra months because of the 23 percent gender wage gap that women typically face. To mar... Read Post

The Ten Occupations With The Largest Gender Wage Gap

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (last year)

It’s Equal Pay Day, the day when women catch up to the wages men made last year. Pay for women averages 77 cents for each dollar earned by a man. Women across industries are paid less than men who do the same work, but in some indus... Read Post


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