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An Interview With Joss Whedon on Women’s Equality in the Workplace

We need to bring more men and women into the fight for equality and equal pay

Joss Whedon, a director and the creator of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” has consistently…

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How to Narrow the 37% Pay Gap Between Black and White Women

Gyal's Network is an online platform that connects diverse women and confronts issues of equal pay head-on

There are several factors that drive the gender pay gap, but Jasmine Gill of Gyal’s…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Black Women’s Wages Are Falling Further Behind White Women’s

The equity pay gap is widening not closing for black women in the workforce

The equity pay gap is widening not closing for black women in the workforce. Black…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Why Black Women Earn Less But Pay More For The Same Products As Men

Pink tax allows manufacturers to charge extra, putting black women at financial risk

The pink tax refers to the extra amount women are charged for certain products or…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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10 Worst Paying Jobs for Women

Financial service industry has the largest gender pay gap

Glassdoor releases a report on the gender pay gap and the factors that affect workplace…

By Courtney Connley

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Obama Administration Pushing For Higher Pay For Black Single Mothers

White House working to pass Raise the Wage Act

At the current minimum wage, a single mom who works full-time to support two children…

By Stacey Tisdale

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The 27 Countries That Trump the U.S. When it Comes to Gender Equality

Report shows U.S. moving backwards in closing gender gap

The World Economic Forum’s 2015 Global Gender Gap report shows the U.S. has taken a…

By Courtney Connley

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#Fightfor15: 10 Moving Photos That Prove a Minimum Wage Hike is Needed

Thousands of workers go on strike in support of minimum wage hike

Three years ago this month, the Fight for 15 campaign launched in an effort to…

By Courtney Connley

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The Surprising Age at Which Women’s Pay Falls Behind

Payscale report reveals that women's pay starts to plateau more than a decade before men

According to a Payscale study of 1.4 million full-time workers, women make less than men…

By Courtney Connley

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Black Women at the Bottom of Income Gap

New Census report shows no progress on racial income gaps

While other groups may have stayed out of work after a job loss, African American…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Part 2: Star Jones Reveals the Financial Mistake That Was Her Greatest Teacher

She learned her lesson early and was able to reverse bad habits

“I had to get real with the fact that I am my own back-up plan,”…

By Stacey Tisdale

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The ‘Pay Gap’ Between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova

Understanding your game and your value

The excitement Williams has generated across the globe has arguably made her the most recognized…

By Stacey Tisdale

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An Inside Peek at the Outrageous Pay Gap Between CEOs and Employees

Report finds, on average, CEOs earn 204 times the median pay of their employees

Career review site Glassdoor releases report on the outrageous pay gap between CEOs of companies…

By Courtney Connley

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Black Women Uniting for Equal Pay

At 2:07 EST #ClockOut4Equal Pay comes alive

Atlanta-based women’s equality group, Atlanta Women for Equality (AWE), is turning a global spotlight on…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Pay-Gap Pushing More Women into Multiple Jobs Than Men

Economist sees trend continuing

A survey conducted by Economic Policy Institute economist Valerie Wilson found that women are more…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Millionaire Millennial Women Bring Home the Bacon While Men Fry it Up

Wealthy Millennial ladies are out earning their partners

A survey finds a huge shift in family income and household dynamics in Millennials from…

By Stacey Tisdale

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