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Feminist Handler? Feminist Lately? Whatever, I heart Chelsea Handler. #WCW

Last week on Chelsea Handler’s Netflix show ‘Chelsea’ , an episode aired where she had a dinner party for four female guests. The guests included actresses Hilary Swank and Connie Britton, director Ava DuVernay and Miss USA and soldier Deshauna Barber. 1,304 more words


The gender pay gap for partners at big US law firms is an astounding 44%

Partners at big US law firms make excellent money. But male partners make a lot more of it.

A recent survey of more than 2,100 lawyers at sizable American firms showed that male partners make on average $949,000 a year, compared with $659,000 a year for female partners. 196 more words

Are you ok with getting paid 17.3% less for performing the same work?

As of March 2016, women are getting paid 17.3% less than their male counterparts.

According the Australian Bureau of Statistics, this figure fluctuates between 15 and 19 per cent – neither figure is close to being acceptable. 255 more words


Terry's Picks: Pay Gap, Likeability Factor, Maya Angelou

Pay Gap: Newsweek spells out the startling pay gap between white and minority actors on television.

Likeability Factor: Read this smart interview with Amy Landecker, who plays Sarah Pfefferman on Amazon’s… 65 more words


Why women do their hair and makeup: Attractiveness and income

By Jaclyn Wong

Cross-posted with permission from Work in Progress here.

Is it possible to capitalize on your good looks?  The answer might depend on your gender, and whether you are “naturally” beautiful, or invest resources on your self-presentation. 803 more words

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The technology could close the gap

Medicine, dentistry or technology do not know for the pay gap, yet with current pace, it would take more than half a century for Britons to see pay parity in all the professions. 167 more words

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