During the time we were planning, assembling and curating Raising Lilly Ledbetter: Women Poets Occupy the Workspace, (Lost Horse Press Human Rights Series, 2015), and I wrote the introduction to this anthology, “Seventy-Seven Cents to the Dollar: a Working Introduction,” it seems that women’s average annual pay relative to that of men has increased by a whopping one cent: to 78 cents for every dollar earned by men. 1,738 more words
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In the UK we’ve allowed ourselves to passively-accepted that it’s fine for women to be paid less then men. Imi Byers finds out the real problems of women’s pay gaps. 723 more words
One of the facts in Hillary Rodham Clinton’s biography that has always loomed large in my mind is her Wellesley College degree. When I was an undergraduate at Harvard in the 1990s, buses spewed Wellesley students into Harvard Square each weekend, all made up and dressed for romantic battle. 971 more words
Here we are again, back with our girls and their Talk at East London Radio.
This week we have Gurpreet talking about a google report which, surprisingly, revealed that men officially spend more time googling… 319 more words