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Proposed E.U. Law Aims to Rectify Gender Pay Gap

Proposed E.U. Law Aims to Rectify Gender Pay Gap

Proposed E.U. Law Aims to Rectify Gender Pay Gap Proposed E.U. Law Aims to Rectify Gender Pay Gap BRUSSELS — Pushing member states to address salary disparities between men and women, the European Union revealed details on Thursday of a proposed law that would require companies to divulge gender pay gaps and give job candidates access to salary information in …

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Mr. Potato Head Brand Goes Gender Neutral

Mr. Potato Head Brand Goes Gender Neutral

Mr. Potato Head Brand Goes Gender Neutral Mr. Potato Head Brand Goes Gender Neutral Hasbro is giving its venerable Mr. Potato Head toy a more gender-inclusive identity by dropping the “Mr.” from its brand name and packaging. “Hasbro is making sure all feel welcome in the Potato Head world by officially dropping the Mr. from the Mr. Potato Head brand …

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Passports May Soon Include a New Option for Gender Identity

Passports May Soon Include a New Option for Gender Identity

Passports May Soon Include a New Option for Gender Identity Passports May Soon Include a New Option for Gender Identity Passports, social security cards, residence permits and other federal identification documents may soon offer a third gender option: X. Already, at least a dozen states and Washington, D.C., have amended their laws to offer an X gender designation on some …

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Outrage after female gender studies academic to be ‘replaced by men’

Outrage after female gender studies professor to be ‘replaced by men’

Outrage after female gender studies academic to be ‘replaced by men’ Outrage after female gender studies academic to be ‘replaced by men’ Hundreds of students and academics from around the world are calling on Scotland’s St Andrews University to reverse a controversial decision not to renew the contract of the director of its Institute for Gender Studies (StAIGS). As of …

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Scottish University Draws Ire for Dismissing Female Gender Studies Lead

Scottish University Draws Ire for Dismissing Female Gender Studies Lead

Scottish University Draws Ire for Dismissing Female Gender Studies Lead Scottish University Draws Ire for Dismissing Female Gender Studies Lead Arantza Asali, currently a student in the master’s program, said she “never imagined St. Andrews would run this degree, receive the praise and tuition money it has gained, and then do this.” “The neglect shown to our education and the …

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Outrage after female gender studies professor to be ‘replaced by men’

Outrage after female gender studies professor to be ‘replaced by men’

Outrage after female gender studies professor to be ‘replaced by men’ Outrage after female gender studies professor to be ‘replaced by men’ Hundreds of students and academics from around the world are calling on Scotland’s St Andrews University to reverse a controversial decision not to renew the contract of the director of its Institute for Gender Studies (StAIGS). As of …

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Gender Discrimination Complaint Against Steven Cohen Portrays Him in Different Light

Gender Discrimination Complaint Against Steven Cohen Portrays Him in Different Light

Gender Discrimination Complaint Against Steven Cohen Portrays Him in Different Light Gender Discrimination Complaint Against Steven Cohen Portrays Him in Different Light In the months since Steven A. Cohen became the owner of the Mets, he has been everything he never was as one of Wall Street’s most secretive money managers: affable and accessible. Mr. Cohen has given news conferences …

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Annette Bening on transgender rights: ‘It’s not a threat to anyone else if someone has a different gender or identity’

Annette Bening on transgender rights: ‘It’s not a threat to anyone else if someone has a different gender or identity’

Annette Bening on transgender rights: ‘It’s not a threat to anyone else if someone has a different gender or identity’ Annette Bening on transgender rights: ‘It’s not a threat to anyone else if someone has a different gender or identity’ The Oscar nominee and mother of four spoke candidly to The Daily Beast about her experience parenting her son Stephen, …

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Pinterest Settles Gender Discrimination Suit for $22.5 Million

Pinterest Settles Gender Discrimination Suit for $22.5 Million

Pinterest Settles Gender Discrimination Suit for $22.5 Million Pinterest Settles Gender Discrimination Suit for $22.5 Million Ms. Vinick added that companies would have to take gender discrimination claims seriously and not view them as “ones that can be settled for ‘nuisance value.’” Pinterest, a virtual pinboard company, has been under scrutiny for months about how it handles its employees. In …

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‘Because She’s a Girl’: Lockdown Exposes Gender Gap in U.K. Sports

‘Because She’s a Girl’: Lockdown Exposes Gender Gap in U.K. Sports

‘Because She’s a Girl’: Lockdown Exposes Gender Gap in U.K. Sports ‘Because She’s a Girl’: Lockdown Exposes Gender Gap in U.K. Sports When Lisa Bloor heard that her daughter Abby’s elite-level soccer club was being shut down in England’s latest coronavirus lockdown she faced a tough problem: how to explain that boys at the same level were allowed to keep …

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