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New Gap, Inc. Campaign Says #CloseThePayGap

Using the hashtag #CloseThePayGap, Gap is asking people to “represent the 21 percent pay gap” on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
This photo of a senior protestor went viral over the weekend, garnering more than 29,000 Facebook likes.

3p Weekend: ‘Periods For Pence’ is Social Media Gold

Since Gov. Pence seems to be so concerned with the reproductive functions of Indiana women, they took to social media to tell him…
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Women Still Have an Uphill Climb in the World of Sports

The surge in popularity of women’s tennis, and tennis for both genders, just do not support the idea that men are far more…
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Women Soccer Players File Lawsuit Over Wage Discrimination

Five U.S. women's soccer players, who recently filed a complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, say that success on the field…
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Manufacturing CEO Discusses Women In Business Leadership

TriplePundit talked with Danielle Applestone, CEO of Other Machine Co., about her perspective on women in the technology business.
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There Really Is a Gender Pay Gap — and It’s Worse Than You Think

Despite the fact that a woman is highly likely to get the presidential nomination for the Democratic party, a gender pay gap still…
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SXSW: Q&A with Kathryn Finney, Creator of First Accelerator for Black and Latina Tech Founders

Set to open this summer in Atlanta, the Big Innovation Center powered by DigitalUndivided is the first innovation center focused on the success…
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Female Dreamliner Pilots Make History … in Saudi Arabia

A recent Royal Brunei Flight to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, piloted by an all-female crew, raised some eyebrows as it landed in Saudi Arabia…
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Why the World Should Celebrate Women Every Day

March 8 is International Women’s Day, but the world should look to celebrate women and girls all year, says Teresa Fogelberg of GRI.
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Kiva Hopes to Raise $2M for Women Entrepreneurs By Midnight

To mark this year’s International Women’s Day, Kiva recently set a goal to procure $1 million in total loans for women entrepreneurs. The…
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Geena Davis: Hollywood Could Create Gender Equality Tomorrow

Girls and boys become what they see on TV and in films. “In the time it takes to write a TV show or…
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Updated Barbie Dolls Tackle Body Image with Diversity

Mattel's new lineup of Barbie dolls is adding diversity to the classic toy and expanding the conversation about healthy body image for young…
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Women and Corporate Social Responsibility: Move Beyond the Superficial

Companies around the world are coming to the realization that women are crucial to corporate social responsibility. But how do they ensure that…
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The U.S. May Lead in Women Entrepreneurship, But It Has a Long Way to Go

The U.S. stole the top spot for women entrepreneurship in the 2015 Global Women Entrepreneur Leaders Scorecard, but that doesn’t mean it always…
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What Does It Mean To Be a Truly Diverse Company?

Here's the problem: While there is widespread recognition that we need diversity, there is far less agreement on what being diverse actually means.