Category Archives: Gender Wage Gap

America’s 10 Deadliest Jobs: Male Dominated

Over the last 20 years, of the tens of thousands of reports, editorials, and commentaries on the gender wage gap, maybe five mentioned the gender work death rate. Continue reading

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Why Women Are Leaving the Workforce in Record Numbers

“One tiny problem may be holding women back: they are leaving the workforce in record numbers. Sarah Glynn, analyst for the Center for American Progress, takes ‘Pay Equity Day,’ April 9 this year, to argue that the ‘wage gap’–women are paid on average only 77 percent as much as men – causes women to leave the workforce.” Continue reading

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Gender bias a double-edged sword

“Perhaps what we need is not more feminism or more men’s-rights activism, but a gender-equality movement that promotes fairness for both sexes.” Continue reading

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Brief Misc. News & Views on Gender Issues

Would the world be safer if women ran it? “…U.S. women are almost as supportive of war as men. Even while men make up the majority of soldiers.” Continue reading

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Can men adjust to a changing world?

“What’s going on with boys? Even women are noticing. Hanna Rosin, in her book “The End of Men,” has noticed some disturbing trends.” Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Sex Differences Cut Both Ways?

“Sadly, in public discussions about gender, sex differences are fair game only when they are to women’s advantage.” Continue reading

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A Classic Text on Gender–And It’s All Wrong (Or: Michael Kimmel is a fraud)

Michael Kimmel is a classic example of a feminist who lies to demonize men. If he is capable of being embarrassed, this commentary should make him turn purple. Continue reading

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