Tag: Gender Discrimination

Google Women Earn Less than Men, Employee-Reported Data Shows

A new analysis of pay data at Google once again demonstrates a gender wage gap at the company. Nearly 1,200 Google staff members in the United States roughly 2 percent of the company’s global workforce reported their salaries and bonuses in an employee-generated spreadsheet. The data, obtained by The New…

Google Accused of 'Systemic' Gender Pay Discrimination by Labor Department

The Department of Labor has accused Google of severely discriminating against its female employees by paying them considerably less than their male counterparts, a report from The Guardian reveals. According to the publication, a regional director with the Labor Department stated in court there are “systemic compensation disparities against women…

What About the Men They Need Life Outside of Work, Too

The following column was written for and initially appeared in the Huffington Post Business Blog. It is reprinted with permission from Huffington Post & EY. By Karyn Twaronite, Partner, Ernst & Young LLP and EY Americas Inclusiveness Officer When New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy missed the season’s first…

Girl Asked to Leave Her School for Looking Too Much Like a Boy

By Julissa Catalan Eight-year-old Sunnie Kahle has been asked to leave Timberlake Christian School in Timberlake, Va., not for her poor grades or bad behavior, but because she looks like a boy. According to the letter sent to Carroll and Doris Thompson, Sunnie’s grandparents and adoptive guardians, enrollment in TCS…