Today is Equal Pay Day!

Today (April 14, 2015) is Equal Pay Day. This date symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year.

 

We want to applaud fair pay champion and speaker Lilly Ledbetter for her tireless efforts to highlight this issue and ensure it remains a part of our national dialogue.  Go Lilly!

 

Here’s a bit of of what our other awesome speakers and activists have been up to this past week:

 

Charles C. Mann has an intriguing new essay set to appear in the latest edition of Adbusters magazine.

 

The City of Boston welcomed Kathleen Hanna to the Wilbur Theatre last Thursday by declaring 4/9/15 “Riot Grrl Day.”  Awesome!

Riot Grrl Boston

 

 

Head over to the Guardian and check out Jessica Valenti’s latest essay.

 

That’s all for this week — be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with the latest!

 


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