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The gender wage gap puts women at a career-long disadvantage: in 2011 a typical 25-year-old woman working full time all year earned less than $ 5,000 than her male counterpart. From The White House's e-card series to raise awareness about the wage gap and the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Really interesty graphic on the racism and sexism that go into the pay gap Because I am Women upworthy.com
This Illustration Explains The Pay Gap Better Than Anything We've Ever Seen
Here are some sobering visuals: For every dollar earned by a white man in America, a white woman earns, on average, 77 cents, a black woman earns 69 cents, and a Latina woman earns 57 cents.
Accepted gender double-standards. This nails it! Another one I've noticed is that if a woman has opinions (especially educated opinions), she's a know-it-all, whereas a man with opinions is alert to the world. Sad that I first saw this list in 1976...and here it is 2012...and it is still 'in play'.