#MeToo and #TimesUp protests about the treatment of women in the workplace have brought renewed attention to gender pay equity. This brief looks at three legislative solutions that aim to close the gap by increasing pay transparency and pushing employers to set salaries to the position, not the history of the person doing the job….
Women Bearing the Brunt of Austerity in Britain – NYTimes.com
The Times seems to have a reporter on the European austerity beat. The article is a story out of a Mike Leigh film: As Britain shaves public services and benefits, advocates contend that women bear more than their fair share of the pain. “The idea that what we should be doing is rolling back the…