Equal Pay

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What it was really like to be a part of the Ford Dagenham strike

"People were so surprised that women were going out and fighting for themselves."

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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People

The real reason Julianna Margulies isn’t on The Good Fight? Hollywood’s depressing pay gap

The actor was asked to reprise her famous role as Alicia Florrick in The Good Wife’s spin-off. But the network didn’t want to pay her.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Careers

Women with post-graduate degrees STILL earn less than men without one

The news comes just after gender pay gap data was shared

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

This is what would happen if women only did the work they were paid for

"Sorry love, I've clocked off."

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Megan Murray
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Moya Crockett
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Michelle Williams urges politicians to take action on the gender pay gap

The actor says she was “paralysed” after learning that Mark Wahlberg was paid over $1m more than her for All The Money in the World reshoots.

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People

Octavia Spencer says LeBron James “had to intervene” to get her equal pay on new Netflix show

It seems and Oscar win is still not enough to guarantee proper pay.

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Sarah Shaffi
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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 10: Miley Cyrus arrives to a radio interview for 'Elvis Duran And The Z100 Morning Show' on December 10, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
People

Miley Cyrus just transformed Santa Baby into an epic feminist power ballad

The Wrecking Ball star has given the iconic Christmas song a major update for 2018

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

This Equal Pay Day, it’s time to start having awkward conversations about money

New research shows we’re still not talking about how much we earn – but it’s crucial if we want to end the gender pay gap.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Watch how these four women try to predict the future for women in the workplace

Which one will happen first?

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Susan Devaney
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Visible Women

From stuntwomen to equal pay strikers: the women making waves this week

Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

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Moya Crockett
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People

Chloë Grace Moretz: I've been dealing with misogyny all my life

Actor was told to "shut up and look pretty" as a teen

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Anna Brech
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The incredible true story of female WW2 Spitfire pilot Mary Ellis

Ellis, who has died aged 101, broke down barriers for women in aviation and was one of the first British women to achieve equal pay.

Amy Adams explains why she stayed quiet over American Hustle pay scandal
People

Amy Adams explains why she stayed quiet over American Hustle pay scandal

“Everyone wanted me to talk about how I felt about it”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 8/5/18

More funding pledged for mothers’ mental healthcare, male #MeToo advocate accused of abuse, and more

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Moya Crockett
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People

Evan Rachel Wood reveals she’ll finally be paid the same as her male Westworld co-stars

She knows her worth.

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Susan Devaney
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Life

This Morning’s Ruth Langsford reveals battle for equal pay to Eamonn Holmes

“I insist now on being paid the same.”

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Susan Devaney
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Life

BBC’s Carrie Gracie reveals feeling “exhausted and isolated” from equal pay battle

“We have a long climb ahead. We’ve just barely begun.”

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Susan Devaney
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Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 8/2/18

Tonight’s WDD is a women-in-politics special – featuring sexual harassment, immigration and playing men at their own game.

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Moya Crockett
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Emily Reynolds
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This MP just confronted John Humphrys for his equal pay comments

"While I've got you here, John..."

Long Reads

“I was paid less than my male BBC colleagues. This is what I did”

Eleanor Bradford was paid thousands less than her male counterparts at the corporation.

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Eleanor Bradford
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