The Equal Pay Act that Kennedy signed in 1963 prohibited “discrimination on account of sex in the payment of wages by employers engaged in commerce or in the production of goods for commerce.” Yet a half century later, in the first three months of 2012, women still earned only 82.2 percent of what men earned. That’s comparing the “usual median weekly earnings” of full-time employees. Comparing annual pay of full-time, year-round workers, women earned only 77 percent of what men earned in…

Shortchanged: Why Women Get Paid Less Than Men

The Equal Pay Act that Kennedy signed in 1963 prohibited “discrimination on account of sex in the payment of wages by employers engaged in commerce or in the production of goods for commerce.” Yet a half century later, in the first three months of 2012, women still earned only 82.2 percent of what men earned. That’s comparing the “usual median weekly earnings” of full-time employees. Comparing annual pay of full-time, year-round workers, women earned only 77 percent of what men earned in…

Equal Education/Unequal Pay - closing the gender wage gap.

Get your sledge hammers out, ladies – we need to smash through that glass ceiling!

Mind the Gap | The gender pay gap: Male and female salary by career and industry infographic | #McCrindleResearch

Mind the Gap | The gender pay gap: Male and female salary by career and industry infographic | #McCrindleResearch

The gender pay gap is even worse for women of color. Everyone deserves equal pay for equal work. It's only fair.

The gender pay gap is even worse for women of color. Everyone deserves equal pay for equal work. It's only fair.

7 Women Shortchanged: Personal Stories of the Gender Pay Gap

7 Women Shortchanged: Personal Stories of the Gender Pay Gap

WHITE women work 59 days for free. Black women, 94 days  Hispanic women 117 days. Put another way, it's as if after July 21 (Hispanic women) August 21 (Black women) or October 16 (white women) don't receive a paycheck. Annually.

Learning to Ask for the Pay You Deserve

WHITE women work 59 days for free. Black women, 94 days Hispanic women 117 days. Put another way, it's as if after July 21 (Hispanic women) August 21 (Black women) or October 16 (white women) don't receive a paycheck. Annually.

Gender gap infographic: Harsh reality: Women earn far less than men in nearly every country. #inequality http://cnnmon.ie/ZUAJvg #EvenItUp

U.S. is 65th in world on gender pay gap

Gender gap infographic: Harsh reality: Women earn far less than men in nearly every country. #inequality http://cnnmon.ie/ZUAJvg #EvenItUp

19 People Who Think Feminism Is For Conquering Men - Gallery

19 People Who Think Feminism Is For Conquering Men

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