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We Don’t Leave, They Kick Us Out: Women’s Exit from Male-Dominated Occupations

By Marga Torre

We all know that women and men tend to perform different jobs, and also that jobs typically performed by males come with more power and status. 796 more words


ONS to Feminists: Stop Misrepresenting the #PayGap!

As readers of this blog, you have evolved to such a state that you no longer rely purely on your limbic system when interacting with the world, you have advanced to such a stage whereby you have grown a prefrontal cortex and developed higher thought. 1,008 more words


Latest Data Shows Pay Gap is Complete Tosh

This is only going to be a short post where I fleetingly show how the latest data on the supposed gender Pay Gap actually proves it to be of very little bother – I apologise to people who have ‘Liked’ my FaceBook page as they would… 364 more words


New Statesman: Should the BBC still close the presenter pay gap if lower-ranking staff suffer?

You can trust the Daily Mail to be the champion of the downtrodden worker, fearlessly challenging privilege wherever it may be found. Today, it’s the turn of lower-paid staff on the BBC’s  149 more words


Daily Dose of Di Vol. 17

I hope everyone is doing well! We have been having a weird heat wave here on the West Coast, and I have to say I am not particularly thrilled about it. 585 more words


#26. The contradiction between gender equality and who should pay on a date

A debate was ongoing during dinner. “You should get the man to pay the bill. You should train your boyfriend to pay for your bill.  You’re supposed to be treated like a princess.

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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