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Film and Sexism

The gender pay gap in film has recently become a hot topic of discussion when Forbes releasing their highest paid actors and actresses list. The highest paid actress for 2015 was Jennifer Lawrence and she made $52 million. 323 more words

Advice - The Good, The Bad, The Terrible

Over my many years, I’ve received lots of advice.

Overwhelmingly, it’s been good advice.

Like from my mother:

“If you have to choose between getting a chore done and having fun, pick the fun. 1,152 more words

Humor

Google sued by female ex-employees over gender pay gap

Kelly Ellis, Holly Pease, and Kelli Wisuri all left Google after they were put on career trajectories that they suggest would have resulted in lower salaries than their male counterparts. 517 more words

Technology

Google Hit With New Class Action Lawsuit Over Gender Pay

MOUNTAIN VIEW (AP) — Google faces a new lawsuit accusing it of gender-based pay discrimination. A lawyer representing three female former Google employees is seeking class action status for the claim. 303 more words

News

True Equality: A Poem

Men and women are different beings:

Men of race are the same, says me.

Women ought to be paid their share,

The Zealot, give them this due their fare. 864 more words

Poetry

Want Equal Pay? Do Equal Work.

For this post, I am going to deviate from the channel of health and fitness and into the bubbling cauldron of social politics, but more specifically the so-called gender pay gap. 608 more words

Wait, What? 006

Of those who have joined the journalistic profession in the last 3 years, 65% have been female.

Despite this, many are still in junior, or lower paid positions than their male counterparts.

Source: The Guardian

Feminism