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Equal Pay

We’ve heard it before, but undoubtedly, not often enough. The fact is that women do not earn equally in the U.S. The current statistic is that, on average, women earn only 79 cents to every man’s dollar. 61 more words

Book

Lies, damned lies, and co-authored articles in the Guardian

In “The Truman Show” – the film in which the eponymous hero comes to realise he is living in a constructed reality television show – Truman Burbank first suspects his marriage is a sham when he finds a wedding photo of his wife with her fingers crossed. 694 more words

Workers' Rights

The Cost Of Being A Woman

Women are paid just 79 cents for every dollar a man is paid, but with the pink tax and tampon tax, women pay more for essentials. 25 more words

AJ+

Air3's Women in Sport Panel

On Tuesday, of last week, I was invited to attend a Women in Sport panel, hosted by my university’s radio station: Air3, by one of my lovely friends. 1,675 more words

Women In Sport

Minaj means business

Being named to TIME Magazine‘s list of the 100 most influential people is nothing short of a big deal. And when Nicki Minaj earned a spot of the elite list, she used her platform to make a statement on equal pay. 260 more words

The Inspired Life

If you repeat misinformation often enough, it's accepted as fact ... Here is a good example. 


Those are the most misleading, misused statistics in this campaign (except perhaps saving hundreds of billions of dollars via Medicare-for-all). In fact, if you ignore all the legitimate variables involved and those numbers were true, such outright discrimination is already illegal and has been for decades which would mean EEOC and other federal and state agencies are not doing their jobs. 29 more words

Politics

Sexism towards female journalists

This is the first time I have posted a video onto this blog. It is a short film I submitted as part of my Journalism subject. 53 more words