US States Where Women Work for Free
American women essentially work for free for part of the year. Everyone knows they earn less than their male colleagues. Even the White House has weighed in on this inequality, calculating that, on average, full-time working women earn 77 cents for every dollar a man earns. President Barack Obama has thrown his support behind the […]
Guess Who America’s Minimum Wage Workers Are?
The majority of minimum-wage earners in the United States are women, and those at the very bottom of the wage scale tend to be young, single, part-time restaurant workers without a high school degree who live in the South. According to a Bureau of Labor Statistics study, 62.8 percent of all workers who earned the […]