Gender Articles


White House: Motherhood Is a 'Wage Penalty'

6:37 AM, Apr 15, 2015

In recognition of Equal Pay Day Tuesday, Betsey Stevenson, a member of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, wrote an entry on the White House blog entitled Five Facts About the Gender Pay Gap.

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New Front in the Gender Wars

The ADL takes on the scourge of sexism in video gaming
3:31 PM, Mar 11, 2015

A hundred years ago, the ADL was founded to combat the defamation of the Jewish people. The Factual Feminist wonders why it’s spreading gender propaganda in high schools.

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Men Make Up Top 8 Most Highly Compensated Clinton Foundation Employees

Key women earned 63 cents for every dollar key men made.
8:10 AM, Mar 05, 2015

In late February, Hillary Clinton, a self-proclaimed champion of women's rights and gender equity, came under fire for a Washington Free Beacon analysis that showed women on Mrs. Clinton's staff during her tenure in the Senate were paid an average of 72 cents on the dollar compared to male staff.

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State Dept. to 'Promote Gender-Sensitive Data'

7:34 AM, Dec 16, 2014

Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Heather Higginbottom joined former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg in New York 

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Michelle Obama Employs Only 2 Men; Pays Men 46% More Than Women On Staff

7:39 AM, Jul 07, 2014

At the same time the Obama administration once again renewed its Equal Pay push, the White House 

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CBS: WH 'Roughed Up By Its Own Pay Equity Rhetoric'

7:23 AM, Apr 08, 2014

CBS says the White House is getting "roughed up by its own pay equity rhetoric." 

"The White House is getting, as you indicated Norah, roughed up by its own pay equity rhetoric," reported Major Garrett. "In an analysis of White House salaries, which nobody here disputes,  shows that the median income of female staffers is 88 percent of that of male staffers."

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'The Gender Wage Gap Is a Myth'

4:31 PM, Feb 07, 2014

Christina Hoff Sommers debunks "the gender wage gap" in a video for AEI:

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University Considers Requiring Coverage of Sex Changes in Health Plan

1:01 PM, Dec 16, 2013

According to the University of Maryland student newspaper The Diamondback, the university’s student health insurance plan is considering requiring coverage of sex change operations.

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A Professor Knows Breast

An American University anthropologist goes rogue.
7:45 AM, Sep 13, 2012

Adrienne Pine, an assistant professor of anthropology at American University (AU) in Washington, decided to bring her cold-stricken baby daughter, too sick for the daycare center, along with her to teach her opening class for the fall semester in "Sex, Gender, and Culture."

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New York Times: 'Men are the New Women'

5:28 PM, Jul 11, 2012

Breaking news from the New York Times (emphasis mine):

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Class, Gender, and One Hundred Years After the Titanic

2:35 PM, Apr 14, 2012

One hundred years ago, on the evening of April 14, 1912, the Titanic hit an iceberg. A few hours later, on April 15, the great ship went down, taking the lives of 1,514 people.

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