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Gender pay gap widens as men’s bonuses twice as big as women’s: study

Gender pay gap widens as men’s bonuses twice as big as women’s: study | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The gender pay gap in Britain is widening as male managers earn more than twice as much in bonuses as their female counterparts, a study published Tuesday said.
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Women In Technology – Claire Cain Miller - Refinery29

Women In Technology – Claire Cain Miller - Refinery29 | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
View Photo 1- Meet 8 Cool Women Making Waves in Tech.
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Women create businesses in male-dominant industries - News & Observer

Women create businesses in male-dominant industries - News & Observer | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
News & Observer Women create businesses in male-dominant industries News & Observer RALEIGH — A recent study indicates that women-owned businesses performed just as well as men-owned firms in recent years, but still face key obstacles in building...
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Women Nobel Prize Winners: 16 Women Who Defied Odds To Win Science's ... - Huffington Post

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Women Contributors Still Face Hurdles at Wikipedia - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Women Contributors Still Face Hurdles at Wikipedia - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Women Contributors Still Face Hurdles at Wikipedia Wall Street Journal (blog) Barriers for women contributors have remained high despite Wikipedia's efforts, which have included adopt-an-editor programs, women's online and offline communities and...
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The Gender Pay Gap: It Affects us All - Huffington Post

The Gender Pay Gap: It Affects us All - Huffington Post | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The Gender Pay Gap: It Affects us All
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Still in 2013, it's frustrating to note that the workplace has not yet followed suit. Gender discrimination tarnishes us all.
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New Gender Equality Bill aims to 'change landscape' for SA women - BDlive

New Gender Equality Bill aims to 'change landscape' for SA women - BDlive | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
New Gender Equality Bill aims to 'change landscape' for SA women
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THE government is contemplating tough laws to enforce gender transformation compliance in the private and public sectors, which could be implemented as early as 2015.
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Top boardrooms: No-go areas for women, minorities - CNBC.com

Top boardrooms: No-go areas for women, minorities - CNBC.com | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Top boardrooms: No-go areas for women, minorities
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Women and minorities make up only a slim fraction of corporate America's board membership, a status quo that's remained virtually unchanged over the past eight years.
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Gender Identities | Clarissa's Blog

Gender Identities | Clarissa's Blog | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Somebody told me that in North America male identity is formed through competition with other men and female identity is formed through serving and pleasing other people. As a result, male identity thrives on being disliked ...
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UN Says Rape, Gender-Based Violence Rampant In Somalia - Voice of America

UN Says Rape, Gender-Based Violence Rampant In Somalia - Voice of America | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
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UN Says Rape, Gender-Based Violence Rampant In Somalia
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“Rape continues to be perpetrated by unknown armed men and men wearing military uniform.
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Low-Income Women Often Can't Get An Abortion Because It Takes Too Long To ... - ThinkProgress

Low-Income Women Often Can't Get An Abortion Because It Takes Too Long To ... - ThinkProgress | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
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abortion justice More than 4,000 U.S.
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Man Creates Very First Website for Women Ever - The Slatest

Man Creates Very First Website for Women Ever - The Slatest | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
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Man Creates Very First Website for Women Ever
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Bryan Goldberg, founder of the high-trafficked sports site Bleacher Report, has launched Bustle, a website for women.
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Disabled gay veteran booed by anti-LGBT protestors in San Antonio

Disabled gay veteran booed by anti-LGBT protestors in San Antonio | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Eric Alva, a gay veteran who was the first Marine seriously injured the Iraq War, was repeatedly booed by anti-LGBT protestors as he spoke in favor of changes to San Antonio’s anti-discrimination policies that would add protections for sexual...
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The women who do it all but don't have it all - Washington Post

The women who do it all but don't have it all - Washington Post | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The women who do it all but don't have it all
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Those are the challenges engulfing minority women every day.
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Men continue to earn more than women in Australia - The Guardian

Men continue to earn more than women in Australia - The Guardian | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The Guardian Men continue to earn more than women in Australia The Guardian This is down slightly from the high point of 17.64% in 2009, but still much higher than the low point in 2004, where there was only a difference of 14.89% in men's and...
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The women candidates we need - Washington Post

The women candidates we need - Washington Post | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The women candidates we need
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But in their heavy breathing over Clinton, many in the media seem to be ignoring an equally important story about women and politics.
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"A woman doesn’t always represent the most progressive candidate on a given ballot — just look at the New York mayoral race. But one key to turning back the regressive tide sweeping the nation is for progressive women to enter office at the national, state and local levels and make our “representative” political bodies actually representative."

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UN Says Rape, Gender-Based Violence Rampant in Somalia - AllAfrica.com

UN Says Rape, Gender-Based Violence Rampant in Somalia - AllAfrica.com | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
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UN Says Rape, Gender-Based Violence Rampant in Somalia
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Sexual and gender-based violence has been pervasive in Somalia for many years and appears to be growing. A spokesman for the U.N.
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EU may force UK companies to reveal gender diversity targets - The Guardian

EU may force UK companies to reveal gender diversity targets - The Guardian | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The Guardian EU may force UK companies to reveal gender diversity targets The Guardian It is thought that forcing businesses to reveal their gender targets will naturally increase the number of women in these positions, as a poor gender balance...
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Most Women Don't Feel Workplace Gender Bias - BusinessNewsDaily

Most Women Don't Feel Workplace Gender Bias - BusinessNewsDaily | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Most Women Don't Feel Workplace Gender Bias
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The majority of women don't feel their gender is holding them back from advancing professionally, new research shows. A study by Gallup discovered that just 15 percent of U.S.
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Russian riot police detain eight Pastafarians during ‘pasta procession’ in Moscow

Russian riot police detain eight Pastafarians during ‘pasta procession’ in Moscow | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Russian authorities in Moscow broke up a march of Pastafarians on Saturday with some help from anti-gay Russian Orthodox religious activists.
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Russia seeks to calm Olympics anti-gay law fears - CBS News

Russia seeks to calm Olympics anti-gay law fears - CBS News | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
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Most Large Companies Fail To Comply With Rules About Diversity In Boardrooms

Most Large Companies Fail To Comply With Rules About Diversity In Boardrooms | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
In 2010, new rules from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) went into effect that required companies to disclose information about the consideration of diversity when they select their boards, the first rules or regulations to directly...
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Marissa Mayer Suffers From Gender-Blindness - Jezebel

Marissa Mayer Suffers From Gender-Blindness - Jezebel | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Marissa Mayer Suffers From Gender-Blindness
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Profiled in Vogue's September issue, Yahoo's controversial CEO Marissa Mayer is portrayed as a woman who isn't trying to deny her employees anything.
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UNC System Bans Gender-Inclusive Housing, Creating Hostile Schools - Huffington Post

UNC System Bans Gender-Inclusive Housing, Creating Hostile Schools - Huffington Post | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
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UNC System Bans Gender-Inclusive Housing, Creating Hostile Schools
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Last week North Carolina saw a major setback for the rights of college students to live and learn in a safe and inclusive environment.
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US Olympic Committee: Athletes Should 'Comply' With Russia's Anti-Gay Law - ThinkProgress

US Olympic Committee: Athletes Should 'Comply' With Russia's Anti-Gay Law - ThinkProgress | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Mother Jones US Olympic Committee: Athletes Should 'Comply' With Russia's Anti-Gay Law ThinkProgress Two days after an American became the first athlete to speak out against Russia's new anti-gay law at the track and field World Championships in...
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