by Bryce Covert Sep 29, 2015
Without their entrance into the workforce and significant increase in earnings, income inequality would have grown much faster.
by Bryce Covert Sep 17, 2015
Men and women have nearly identical poverty rates until age 18, but then women become at much greater risk.
by Sam P.K. Collins Sep 14, 2015
Despite improvements, there is much more to do.
by Bryce Covert Sep 3, 2015
While both men and women don't have enough saved for retirement, women fall much further behind.
by Bryce Covert Aug 31, 2015
Previous policies that required employees to get permission to marry and simply fired those who got pregnant have been phased out, according to the company.
by Bryce Covert Aug 25, 2015
The company used tests to screen applicants that allegedly kept out women and people of color.
by Beenish Ahmed Aug 24, 2015
Saudi Arabian women will get to cast ballots and run in the country's December elections, but other restrictions on them -- and a closed political system -- mean their votes may not amount to much.
by Beenish Ahmed Aug 22, 2015
Pakistan hoped to overcome it's patriarchal social norms by establishing all-women police stations, but most women silently face violence instead of reporting the crimes committed against them,
by Bryce Covert Aug 20, 2015
The share of businesses started by women of color have skyrocketed in recent years.
by Justin Salhani Aug 20, 2015
In 2013, then-Defense Secretary Leon Panetta issued an order for women to be eligible for all available military positions.