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Calculate Exactly How Much It Will Cost to Stay at Home With Your Children

According to research by the think tank Center for American Progress, staying home to take care of your children may cost more than childcare — yet another reason to value the work of nannies and bab Read More »

Burger King Shareholders Rejected a Pledge to Add Women to All-Male Board

The shareholders of Burger King just rejected a proposal that would require a solution to add women to the company's all-male board. Read More »

This Is Why It's So Difficult to Overcome the Gender Wage Gap

As much as 75 percent of women's employment in low-income regions of the world is informal work — or work not protected by labor laws, regulations, or even minimum wages. Read More »

Canada's New Feminist Prime Minister Is Shaking Things Up in the Best Way Possible

Newly-appointed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a self-proclaimed feminist, made great strides for gender equality Wednesday. Read More »