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Is Equal Pay Sweeping the Nation?

Is Equal Pay Sweeping the Nation?

Apr 7, 2014 | No Comments

According to Sheryl Jean at Dallasnews.com, equal pay for women is rising to the forefront of issues in the many political races heating up across the state of Texas. She writes, “The question is why pay parity has not been reached yet.” Yes, that is the question, isn’t it? Pema Levy at Newsweek couldn’t help ...

#FJLreads: March 30, 2014

#FJLreads: March 30, 2014

Mar 30, 2014 | No Comments

Last week our own Caroline Stefko wrote about equal pay for women. In that same vein, here are three great articles about the economic repercussions of patriarchy: the first about debunking myths about poverty, the second about the economic hardship of driving long distances for care, and the third about women as a voting bloc. ...

Texas GOP Ignores Reality of Unequal Pay

Texas GOP Ignores Reality of Unequal Pay

Mar 19, 2014 | No Comments

When it comes to the Texas GOP’s strategy for outreach to women, perhaps they would do best to not say anything at all. On March 17th, the Director of the new Red State Women PAC, Cari Christman, appeared on WFAA to discuss the Republican stance on equal pay. To put it mildly, this was not a ...