We believe that hard work should be rewarded with fair pay, and that no one working a full-time job in America should have to live in poverty. If you believe that too, join tomorrow’s minimum wage Day of Action by telling Congress to raise the minimum wage to #1010now —> http://bit.ly/14QEwco
How Ruth Bader Ginsburg Became the Most Popular Woman on the Internet
It’s the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act! This landmark law outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
Learn how gender became a part of the bill. Then read about the African American women who played an invaluable role leading the civil rights movement.
Bad news: This morning the Supreme Court rolled back a Massachusetts law protecting women’s access to reproductive health care in the face of harassment and intimidation.
How will it affect your own community? Read more here: http://bit.ly/1qezQs8
Our very own Student Advisory Council member Elba Moise prepares for her interview with Chelsea Clinton later today at #NCCWSL14. Good luck, Elba!
We’re here! #NCCWSL14 is happening.
Getting to work on diversity at Google -
We can’t solve a problem that isn’t acknowledged. Google’s transparency on workforce diversity is a great step forward for women in STEM.
According to several news reports, New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson may have been fired after she questioned a potential pay gap between her and her male predecessors.
If this is true, it’s outrageous — and legal. This shouldn’t be happening in the United States, and in 2014 no less. Tell Congress to right this wrong by passing the Paycheck Fairness Act —> http://bit.ly/1ebXGLe
We expect the Senate to vote today, so the time to take action is NOW!