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Livable Wages

This has been a hot topic for awhile now. I started out against the $15/Hour Minimum Wage crowd because I don’t think that should be the minimum to start. 453 more words


Letters to the editor

From Daily Telegraph regarding the BBC pay issue

SIR – What the BBC operates is a brutal system of market capitalism. Those who can command enormous salaries at the top are paid what is estimated to be the market value – while those at the bottom are paid little or, in my experience, nothing.

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Cartoon for Today - 20/07/2017

A great cartoon from Peter Brookes, made Adam roar with laughter


The BBC salaries were announced today
and continued the argument for equal pay.

I don’t understand,
whether woman or man,
anyone could agree
that someone’s salary… 88 more words

San Francisco Wants to Eliminate the Pay Gap for Women in This Generation. But Will It Work?

Employers in San Francisco soon won’t be allowed to ask job applicants about their salary history.

The new city law, which was signed by Mayor Ed Lee… 945 more words


Challenging the Wage Gap: Who can help improve gender equality in Canada?

Dr. Rebecca Sullivan has dedicated her life’s work to pushing for equality. With women making just $0.87 for every $1 a man makes for the same work, the coordinator of the women’s studies program at the University of Calgary wants to see the wage gap in this country closed — for good. 702 more words


Challenging the Wage Gap: How access to childcare is related to the gender wage gap

Nobody said parenting would be easy, but for mother-of-three Reya Carscallen, the parenting struggles went beyond the home.

She was forced to make a tough decision after her maternity leave. 809 more words