Post Profile

Romney-Rosen Firestorm Is Reminder: We Need to Redefine Gender Justice

It’s almost poetic that this year’s Equal Pay Day—the one day of the year when Americans are supposed to reflect on the value (and undervaluing) of women’s work—coincided with the media firestorm surrounding the American stay-at-home-mom. The “controversy” over Ann Romney’s decision to stay home rather than work a “regular” job should highlight some of the continuing struggles of women to be valued and respected for their work, in and out of the home.
read more


Related Posts

Heidi Heitkamp’s Gender Wage Gap Advocacy Makes No Sense

US Politics / Conservative : Say Anything Blog

Every April the feminist movement celebrates what they call Equal Pay Day. Supposedly it’s the day in the year representing the amount of time women have to work in addition to men to earn equal pay. Here’s a description from the Am...

White House Denounces Alleged Gender Pay Gap; Also Has Gender Pay Gap

US Politics / Conservative : Patterico's Pontifications

Today is “Equal Pay Day,” which supposedly represents how far into the year women must work to make the same as men. This is based on the hoary and false statistic, which Obama loves to toss around, that women supposedly get paid 77...

New Hampshire GOP Spokesperson: Equal Pay Is ‘About A Hand-Out To Trial Lawyers’

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Justice

President Obama officially designated Tuesday as Equal Pay Day, marking the day American women had finally worked the three-and-a-half extra months it takes for them to earn the same as men do in a calendar year. American women make...

Three Important Ways That Equal Pay Is Connected To Reproductive Health

US Politics / Liberal : ThinkProgress: Justice

Our guest blogger is Heidi Williamson, a Senior Policy Analyst for the Women’s Health and Rights program at the Center for American Progress. Today is Equal Pay Day — the day that reflects the number of days women must work into the...

On Equal Pay Day, Media Highlight Importance Of Addressing Gender Pay Inequality

US Politics / Liberal : Media Matters for America

On Equal Pay Day, The New York Times and The Washington Post highlighted the importance of addressing gender pay inequality, illustrating how women still earn less than men in almost every occupation and providing a refreshing count...


Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC