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Female staffers earning less than male staffers in the White House

The White House released its annual report on staff salaries this week, and there are some disparities between the wages earned by male and female staffers. 163 more words

Human And Civil Rights

The mistreatment of women is the number one human rights abuse

on TED Talk

With his signature resolve, former US President Jimmy Carter dives into three unexpected reasons why the mistreatment of women and girls continues in so many manifestations in so many parts of the world, both developed and developing.

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Only 16 out of 100 highest-paid celebrities are women

The gender pay gap seems persistent in about every layer of society, and every rung of the pay scale, as Forbes’ newly announced “Celeb 100” list — chronicling the highest-paid entertainers over the past year — includes just 16 women. 129 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Millennial women are saving half as much money as men

Despite being better educated than ever, millennial women are falling behind their male counterparts when it comes to saving for retirement. While both millennial men and women are putting away an average of 8  percent of their salaries for retirement, according to a new survey by T. 201 more words

Human And Civil Rights

This is why Millennial women are saving half as much as men

Here’s the good news: Millennials—both men and women—are putting money away for retirement, an average of 8% of their annual salaries, according to a new survey by T. 765 more words


The cost of childcare in the UK

Childcare in Britain remains among the most expensive in Europe. Only half of parents are able to find suitable term-time childcare to fit in with their working hours, but nearly two-thirds of parents of school-age children need before or after school, or holiday care in order to combine family and work. 624 more words


The cheating hearts of the patriarchal cartel.

Following up on yesterday’s post, it is entirely possible that the employers of the patriarchy:

  1. Were legally permitted to discriminate against women.
  2. Were socially encouraged to do so.
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