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*By Kate MeyerLast week Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, and Preeta Bansal...
By Tonni Brodber*Linda Basch: From your perspective, what is the unfinished work of women’s political equality? Tonni Brodber: In the English-...

News

  • June 1, 2010

    From BBC: In the 40 years since the passage of the Equal Pay Act, women in Scotland working full time earn significantly less than male colleagues--about 12% less.  Women in management find even more of disparity, earning 55% less than their male...


  • May 31, 2010

    From Ms. Magazine:  The Obama administration recently released a report from the National Security Strategy that prioritized supporting the rights of women and girls.   The document also states that it will support the ...


  • Novartis Fined $250 Million in Sex Discrimination Suit
    May 20, 2010

    From the NY Times:  A federal jury of nine in Manhattan found the drug company Novartis guilty of discriminating against women from 2002-2007.  The company was ordered to pay $250 million in punitive damages for discriminating against...


  • April 26, 2010

    The enduring European gender imbalance has led Norway to mandate that 40% of directorships go to women — a legal quota that other governments also are rolling out. It's not going to happen organically. A comparison of surveys indicates that...


  • April 3, 2010

    The Women’s Bill is not and should not be expected to be a panacea for women’s ills. India is a shameful bottom or near-bottom in the Global Gender Gap Index when it...