Unequal Pay Day for Black and Latina Women
Julie Ajinkya presents the basic facts about the deep pay inequality facing so many women of color in our economy today.
Gender Equality for Green Jobs Worldwide
Rebecca Lefton and Jorge Madrid, along with Lejla Sadiku, examine the opportunities to ensure that a booming new jobs sector institutes equal pay from the get go.
The Gay and Transgender Wage Gap
Unequal pay for equal work suggests strong federal workplace protections are needed for gay and transgender workers, writes Crosby Burns.
10 Facts About Latino Women and Pay Inequity
Vanessa Cárdenas gives 10 facts on how Latinas still earn significantly less than men and their white, African American, and Asian counterparts.
The New Breadwinners: 2010 Update
Issue Brief Sarah Jane Glynn describes how women are now either breadwinners or co-breadwinners in most families.
The Effects of Paid Family and Medical Leave on Employment Stability and Economic Security
Report Heather Boushey and Sarah Jane Glynn on how providing paid family and medical leave helps keep people employed.
Protecting Workers and Their Families with Paid Family Leave and Caregiving Credits
Report Ann O'Leary explains how updating Social Security can help the program meet its original goal of providing economic security to families as a whole.
Heather Boushey says we need to focus on jobs for women, who saw high losses during the recession in state and local government budget cuts.
Interactive Map: Women Provide for Their Families
Interactive Interactive map shows that over half of families in almost every state rely on a woman as the primary breadwinner or co-breadwinner.
Social Security Cares 101
Issue Brief On the anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act, Heather Boushey provides background on FMLA and outlines a strategy for providing paid family leave through Social Security.
The Shriver Report
Report Women as half of all workers changes everything, and is the key piece to understanding why we are in a transformational moment.
Interactive Graphic: Women Still Primary Breadwinners
Interactive Women are still the primary breadwinners, writes Heather Boushey, but they may begin to catch up to men's unemployment if job gains stall in the sectors that disproportionately employ them.