Women’s History Month – Actors will portray five notable women
March 9, 6-7:45pm Morrison Regional Library, Charlotte, NC
AAUW Reacts to Stagnant Gender Pay Gap Numbers
“Pay equity has dominated headlines this year, but change has yet to reach our pocketbooks and bank accounts. Today’s news is that women still make 82 cents on the dollar compared to men. And the numbers are dramatically worse for Black women (62 cents) and Latinas (54 cents) compared to white men.
“But there’s nothing really new about that: These statistics have been stuck around the same levels for almost two decades. Based on historic rates, the gap won’t close for 75 years – until 2093. And that’s just too long. It’s time we all stand up and demand basic fairness.” Read more.
Get Paid What You’re Worth
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