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Billie Jean King, Patricia Arquette, Mary J. Blige, and More Celebrated At Salesforce's First-Ever Equality Awards Gala

Billie Jean King, Patricia Arquette, Mary J. Blige, and More Celebrated At Salesforce's First-Ever Equality Awards Gala

On April 3, the National Museum of Women in the Arts welcomed guests to the first-ever Equality Awards in Pictures Gala hosted by Salesforce. Accordi... Read More »

Women Who Fought for Our Equality

Women Who Fought for Our Equality

August 26 marks 1920's ratification of the 19th amendment, giving women the right to vote. In 1971, Congress declared the date Women's Equality Day.... Read More »

MAKERS On Equal Pay

MAKERS On Equal Pay

"Every society, including our own for all its movement, has always depended on the unpaid labor of women." -Marie Wilson In honor of today's Equal Pa... Read More »

President Obama Plans Two Executive Orders to Boost Equal Pay for Women

President Obama Plans Two Executive Orders to Boost Equal Pay for Women

For Equal Pay Day, the day on the year's calendar that marks the approximate extra time the average American woman would need to earn as much as the a... Read More »

Equal Pay Day: Continuing Lilly Ledbetter's Fight

Equal Pay Day: Continuing Lilly Ledbetter's Fight

Today, April 9, 2013, is National Equal Pay Day, created in 2006 to help raise awareness of the wage gap. The day reflects how far into the current ye... Read More »

MAKING HISTORY: The Lilly Ledbetter Act

MAKING HISTORY: The Lilly Ledbetter Act

In honor of Women's History Month, we are celebrating with 31 days of women's history! Every day in March, we will highlight an historic moment, as to... Read More »

MAKER Lilly Ledbetter and Fair Pay Coalition Inspire Twitter Campaign for Fair Pay

MAKER Lilly Ledbetter and Fair Pay Coalition Inspire Twitter Campaign for Fair Pay

With the election approaching, the American Association of University Women released a new study last week revealing details of the gender pay gap. As... Read More »

What is The Lilly Ledbetter Act?

What is The Lilly Ledbetter Act?

She was a speaker at the Democratic National Convention and was mentioned during the Presidential debate last night, so who is Lilly Ledbetter and why... Read More »

Sara Hurwitz, Lisa Stone, Kay Bailey Hutchison and Lilly Ledbetter join MAKERS

Sara Hurwitz, Lisa Stone, Kay Bailey Hutchison and Lilly Ledbetter join MAKERS

Last week, we welcomed two new MAKERS whose passion and determination led them down their nontraditional career paths, despite societal backlash and n... Read More »