Sex discrimination at work costs women in poor countries $9 trillion each year – more than the combined GDPs of Britain, France and Germany. This huge inequality exists because women get paid less than men – what is known as the ‘gender pay gap’ – and do not enjoy the same rates of employment: the ‘gender employment gap’. 102 more words
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Sport England’s ‘This Girl Can’ campaign launched last week via a prime-time airing of a brand new television advert. Featuring sweat, mud, exhaustion, but above all fun (with slogans such as ‘sweating like a pig, feeling like a fox’ and ‘I jiggle, therefore I am’ adding to the feel-good factor), the ad has already racked up 11 million Facebook and YouTube views. 733 more words
In my childhood dreams, my life looked like ever power woman from the 90’s with a razor-sharp suit and an attitude that says, “Yes I’m the boss, but I’ll also cut your throat out.” Through the lens of shows with characters like Murphy Brown, Ally McBeal, and Maxine Shaw, the idea of an independent career orientated woman appealed to me. 707 more words
- Showing interest in a guy doesn’t mean chasing him.
- Doesn’t mean a girl is not suppose to initiate a conversation with him
- Doesn’t mean being friends with him makes you unchallenging to be pursued… 494 more words