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EEOC Equal Pay Directed Investigation

Recently I attended a presentation given by Shirley Richardson, the Deputy Director for the EEOC – Memphis District. Ms. Richardson focused on the EEOC’s current Strategic Initiatives. 196 more words

Employment Law

Equal pay for women - the next battle in the war on women.

If two people, one a woman, one a man do a job and all things being considered are equal in their work, should they be paid the same? 636 more words

Government

Random Headlines -- 4/17/14

Feministing – Katherine Cross writes about the “unacknowledged misogyny on the far right.”

RH Reality Check – Portrait of an anti-abortion “abolitionist.”

Towleroad – Alabama woman shoots and kills her gay son’s boyfriend. 61 more words

Discrimination

Wage Gap: It's Not Just Gender

I am so pissed off that it is 2014 and we even have a wage gap.  I am disgusted that the Equal Pay Act was unanimously voted down by Senate Republicans last week.   328 more words

Feminism

The Not So Angry Feminist

What’s the controversial topic for the day John?

Well it appears to be feminism Trisha.

Yes, I know. Sometimes I write things on here that are controversial, but after a class discussion today I was horrified to find that a lot of people are truly, deeply misinformed about something, something that matters, equality. 862 more words

My Typical Twenties

How to save money on your dry cleaning bill

Because the costs of dry cleaning have been in the news recently, I’m going to do a PSA post about how to not spend a zillion dollars getting your clothes clean.  130 more words

Miscellanea

Covert Pay Discrimination: How Authority Predicts Pay Differences between Women and Men

This article talks about the difference in the way men and women are payed. The author of this article surveyed about 384 people to get their take on this situation.Gender affects the amount of authority a person has, and authority affects how much a person earns. 115 more words