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Hello #WomenAgainstFeminism here's a little reality check for you. You're welcome.

So apparently Women Against Feminism is a thing now. And while by no means a mass phenomenon (their Facebook page has less than 3,000 likes, so there is still hope for humanity), it is definitely a worrying one. 791 more words


When Does a Wage Gap Mean Discrimination?

In the past two weeks, there has been a lot of press about wage gaps, most notably at the White House and Goldman Sachs.  So today I wanted to spend some time defining “wage gap” and discuss the heart of the issue: when does a wage gap mean there was discrimination? 617 more words

'Refreshingly honest?' Josh Earnest states the obvious about the White House

Seriously. It’s about time!

At today’s press briefing, White House press secretary Josh Earnest addressed the issue of unequal pay. That’s when he said this: 375 more words

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White House Pay Gap Hasn't Changed Under Obama

The pay gap between men and women working at the White House has not narrowed since President Barack Obama’s first year in office, according to… 288 more words

White House rails against 'earnings gap,' but still pays women less than men

The White House tweeted that earlier today.  But according to an article posted this evening by Washington Post reporter Zachary Goldfarb, the White House continues to pay its female employees significantly less than their male counterparts. 349 more words

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Obama pivots from debunked contraception narrative to debunked pay-gap narrative

This administration never met a fallacy they didn’t like.

"Let’s make sure women earn pay equal to their efforts." —President Obama #EqualPay http://t.co/fScb4PURdW
The White House (@WhiteHouse) …

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Why Switzerland needs a feminist shake up.

Switzerland, the land of chocolate, stoic neutrality, investment banking, mountains, and cheese. Some have called it the landlocked island of Europe, mainly because of its resistance against the… 899 more words