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The Gender Pay Gap - Devastating Inequality for Latinas

If the fact that women are paid less then men wasn’t a hard enough pill to swallow, the stat i read last week about Latinas making only 55 cents to the dollar compared to white males made me gasp! 456 more words

Non-Profits No Better at the #PayGap for Women

Most of us probably intuit that there are more women than men working for charities and organizations with a social cause.  Last year, the percentage of female staff in the non-profit sector was reportedly… 311 more words

I can be a feminist too ya know!

Actually, strictly speaking I do not consider myself a feminist at all.  For me, it is too restricting.  I am an egalitarian.  For those not so familiar with the term, you might have come across it as the catch phrase of the French Republic: Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité.  390 more words

Motivations

Gimme an E-X-P-L-O-I-Tation!

“It definitely cost you a lot more money to be on the team than what you made.”

Who do you think said this? Could it possibly be a hockey player? 673 more words

Natalie Talks

Do women learn differently?

Why Girls Tend to Get Better Grades Than Boys Do

As the new school year ramps up, teachers and parents need to be reminded of a well-kept secret: Across all grade levels and academic subjects, girls earn higher grades than boys. 101 more words

Behavioral Economics

Some things I need to say to Men

When I was younger, adolescent and for much of my teens, I felt invisible. This was due to how I looked, which was awkward, ungainly, frizzy, overweight, rough around the edges, and older than I actually was–and not in a good way. 2,336 more words

Die Benachteiligung von Männern beginnt in der Schule

http://www.zeit.de/2002/31/200231_b-schuljungen_xml

Das Schulsystem macht Jungen zu Versagern, die Gesellschaft aber verlangt von Männern die Fähigkeit, ihre Familien zu ernähren.