NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Emma Watson attends the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for The Huffington Post)
It's hard to believe that in 2017, there are still people who believe women do not deserve to be paid the same as men. Internet debate forums are full of people rejecting the concept of equal pay, bas...
Kate Langbroek and Dave Hughes are seen in 2008. The Australian radio duo are hosts of the "Hughesy & Kate" radio show on the KIIS Network.
It will be another century before women get paid the same as men, according to The Fawcett Society. The charity, which campaigns fiercely for gender equality and women's rights, has used Equal Pay Day...
Australian radio personality Dave Hughes says he asked his bosses for a pay cut to ensure that he and his female co-host make the same amount of money. Fans are now praising Hughes for being a "real m...
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio poses next to the Fearless Girl statue in New York on March 27, 2017.
Unfortunately, we have a very long way to go.
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When the Fearless Girl statue was erected on Wall Street, facing off defiantly against the Charging Bull, she was hailed as the ultimate in female empowerment ― "a powerful symbol," tweeted New York C...
We're actually going backwards.
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We look forward to a time when pay is equal and this day is no longer necessary.
Frustrated with the lower salaries that women tend to receive compared with men, a Melbourne cafe is taking matters into its own hands — imposing an 18 percent "gender pay gap tax" on male custo...
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BBC Radio presenter Mishal Husain took her boss to task about the network's pay gap.
They are demanding the same pay as their male counterparts.
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BBC Radio 4 host Mishal Husain pulled zero punches during an interview with BBC Director-General Lord Tony Hall about the network's gender pay gap after it was reported that men in the network are ear...
"I've created a boundary. I drew a line in the sand."
Why do we value women's and men's work differently?
Hollywood's gender wage gap is not a new issue, but it's one that keeps coming up. Everyone from Emma Watson to Viola Davis — and even some famous men (we're looking at you, Bradley Cooper!) &md...
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A snapshot of the good, the bad and the ugly.
Why should workers on low wages take a pay cut so big business can have a tax cut?
Women should not need access to a husband to avoid poverty.
Ladies, a 16.2 percent discount is calling your name.
It starts with a conversation.
The glass ceiling is still very high.
Sexism is real in showbiz. But these Aussie sisters aren't having it.
I would suggest that the answer is no.
It's one small step for women.
Rising property prices disproportionately impact women.
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WASHINGTON ― The White House announced Friday that 29 new private sector companies ― including Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Target, Visa and General Motors ― have signed a pledge committing to closing...
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Sex discrimination is rife in the financial sector with a new study of accountancy firms revealing women are routinely denied promotion based on their gender. The study by the University of New Englan...
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At the going rate (read: a snail's pace), it will take another 118 years (until 2133) to close the economic gap between men and women, according to a report released by the World Economic Forum. That'...
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While it's still a far cry from true gender equality, and there's more work to be done, it is a big step up. It means that players who had to rip themselves away from their vocation and put themselves into financial stress to play for their country now feel a little bit safer in pursuing their passion.
A new report released on Thursday has illustrated that amongst top tier managers in Australian organisations, men are paid, on average, $100,000 more than women per year. ‘Gender Equity Insights 2016:...
The sight of a dad chilling with an infant on a weekday must be normalised to the point where elderly swimmers and strong men in small shorts alike do not feel it necessary to offer compliments.