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NYC Bans Salary History Questions for Government Job Applicants

NYC Bans Salary History Questions for Government Job Applicants

Mayor Bill de Blasio said this is the start to "putting an end to that cycle of discrimination."

Michelle Obama Slams Trump in Speech

Michelle Obama Slams Trump in Speech

“I can't believe that I'm saying that a candidate for President of the United States has bragged about sexually assaulting women,” Obama said.

U.S. Income Surges, but Women, Minorities Remain Behind

U.S. Income Surges, but Women, Minorities Remain Behind

2015 saw an increase in median household income for whites, Blacks, Asians and Hispanics, the newest report from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed, the highest increase being among Hispanic households. According to the report, 2015 saw an additional estimated 3.3 million people with earnings over 2014, regardless of work experience. All households saw a 5.2 …

What Did Kanye West's Casting Call for 'Multiracial Women Only' Mean?

What Did Kanye West’s Casting Call for ‘Multiracial Women Only’ Mean?

The casting call caused a stir on Twitter debating the term “multiracial.”

Target Statement on the White House Equal Pay Pledge

Target Statement on the White House Equal Pay Pledge

Target affirms its commitment to making pay equitable for everyone.

Bayer, White Ribbon Alliance Announce Programs to Support Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Bayer, White Ribbon Alliance Announce Programs to Support Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Bayer commits $1.3M in programs and services; three-year commitment to help women and children in developing countries

Race, Gender Pay Gaps Significant for Millennials

New report shows a large gender pay gap, racial differences, student loan debt and uneasiness about retirement for millennials.

No Paid Maternity Leave for Ivanka Trump's Workers

No Paid Maternity Leave for Ivanka Trump’s Workers

Trump advocates for working mother's rights — but not those who work for the company that makes her clothes.

Olympic Medalist Credited as 'Athlete's wife' by Media

Olympic Medalist Credited as ‘Athlete’s wife’ by Media

Corey Cogdell-Unrein's achievement was not enough for the media, which referred to her only in the context of her NFL player husband.

Massachusetts Takes Historic Step Toward Equal Pay

Massachusetts Takes Historic Step Toward Equal Pay

In a first-of-its-kind law, Massachusetts employers must pay men and women equally for “comparable work” and can no longer ask about salary history on job interviews.

Saatchi, Kevin Roberts

‘Women don’t aspire to be leaders’ says Saatchi Chairman

Saatchi & Saatchi Executive Chairman Kevin Roberts resigns after sexist statements.

Trump-Clinton

Report: Trump Campaign Pays Men More Than Women

An analysis finds the pay is not equal, and the staff is not diverse.

West Point Clears Black Cadets, Photo is About ‘Unity’

The academy superintendent said other groups have used raised fists during the year at West Point, including him.

Black Women at West Point Accused of Being ‘Political’

The school is investigating whether the women are supporting the Black Lives Matter movement. But is that movement political?

Donald Trump

Trump: Hillary an ‘Enabler’ of Bill’s Infidelity

More misogyny amid climbing unfavorable poll numbers for women — despite his frequent claims of the opposite.

Harriet Tubman to Change the Face of U.S. Currency

Tubman to replace former President Andrew Jackson as the featured image of the $20 bill; some say it’s a bad idea.

Equal Pay Day: Pay Gap Wider for Black, Latina, American Indian Women

According to a report by the American Association of University Women progress has stalled in recent years.

Historic Congressional Caucus for Black Women, Girls Created

The caucus will prioritize the needs of Black women and girls in policy making.

Tennis CEO Steps Down After Sexist Remarks

Raymond Moore said women tennis pros “ride on the coattails of men.”

Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson Named First Woman Combatant Commander

“She is supremely qualified,” said Defense Secretary Ash Carter.

President Obama, Misty Copeland Discuss Body Image and Race

“We socialize and press women to constantly doubt themselves or define themselves in terms of a certain appearance,” said President Obama.

Things NOT to Say to Women at Work

9 Things NOT to Say to Women Coworkers

Before you make that “harmless” little comment to the woman in the next office, take a look at things women leaders tell us are absolute no-no’s in the workplace.

First Black Woman Promoted to Three-Star Army General

Nadja West's military career includes several historic firsts.