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An Open Letter To Phyllis Schlafly

I was raised to believe that women can do anything that men can. I was never hampered by my gender or discouraged by being a woman, even when it would appear that in today’s society there are still some distinct disadvantages to being one. 493 more words

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5 Reasons I Love Women (But Hate Feminists)

First of all, I would like to start by saying I’m not a sexist; in fact, I think all women deserve the same rights as men. 1,153 more words

Democrats and Republicans Cater to Partisan Bases in Wage Debate

Originally published in the Independent Voter Network on April 10, 2014.

President Obama signed an executive order on Tuesday designed to address the male/female pay gap among federal contractors. 103 more words

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I am a Fashion Blogger and I Care About Equal Employment for Women

Wednesday- Republicans blocked a Democratic-backed bill, an election-year ritual, that aimed to narrow the unequal pay between men and women.

The vote to progress the pay equality bill was 53-44 votes, falling six votes short of the 60 votes it needed to advance. 614 more words

Whoops! Did actress Ellen Page inadvertently suggest Obama should get out of politics?

Oversimplify very much.

Ellen Page is totes disgusted with the gender pay gap in America, you guys. And this morning, she took to Twitter to share her frustration: 900 more words

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