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Canadian money. Photo: KMR Photography/flickr
Angella MacEwen | Budget 2018 is being advertised as a truly comprehensive gender budget, with two key pieces of that being use-it-or-lose-it paternity leave, and action on pay equity.
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Redeye Collective | Two weeks ago Canada Post issued 72-hour lockout notice to the Canadian Union of Postal Workers. But management withdrew its lockout notice when it didn't get the backing of the Liberal government.
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Redeye Collective | If Hillary Clinton is elected, she will be the first woman president in U.S. history. Major women's organizations have endorsed her. A new book raises questions about Clinton's commitment to feminism.
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Teuila Fuatai | Postal workers have repeatedly stated its members do not want to strike and that the worker pension, pay equity and service cutbacks are key issues in negotiations.
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Locked out CUPW members, 2011 (David Ball Photo)
David J. Climenhaga | It's truly appalling if hardly surprising that a publicly owned institution like Canada Post is a leader in the pernicious and anti-social trend against fair pensions.
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Rebecca Graff-McRae | Even though it's 2016, women in Alberta now face some of the largest gender pay gaps in Canada, and Alberta still lags well behind the gains made elsewhere.
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David J. Climenhaga | It is a hopeful sign that yesterday saw the announcement by the Alberta government of its plan to improve gender equality and increase women's economic security.
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Doreen Nicoll | April 20, 2015 was Ontario's Equal Pay Day. This illustrates how far into the current year women must work in order to earn the same amount men earned the previous calendar year.
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Mary Cornish | For the second year, the Ontario government officially recognizes Equal Pay Day, a day dedicated to shining a light on the persistent problem of pay inequities experienced by women in the province.
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Kate McInturff | The wage gap is a thing. It exists. It isn't pretty. It is the face of discrimination. It isn't going to go away if we close our eyes and hold our breath and count to one hundred.
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Kate McInturff | What is the wage gap? When two people have the same job, work the same hours and make different amounts of money, that is a wage gap.
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Angella MacEwen | Aside from outright discrimination, occupational segregation and unpaid care demands contribute significantly to women's lower wages.