Does gender pay gap still exist?

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Cut the crap about the gender pay gap

Where would we be without the gender pay gap? With girls outperforming boys at school, outnumbering male students at university, and women experiencing no more practical hindrances than men to achieving anything they want in life, feminists have been forced to shift their attention to the more nebulous cultural sphere in order to prove that women remain victims of a patriarchal conspiracy. Often played out in the messy virtual world, feminism has been reduced to a question of lifestyle choice and personal identity, with the supporters of the Twitter hashtag #YesAllWomen hysterically pitched against those in the #WomenAgainstFeminism camp. So, apparent evidence that women really are disadvantaged in a way that can be counted and measured, through the pay gap, is greeted with an almost audible sigh of relief. Whatever people’s views on stay-at-home mothers, glamour models or body hair, it seems there is one thing on which all can agree: men being paid more than women is a very bad thing indeed. ….[READ]

One thought on “Does gender pay gap still exist?

  1. You’re forgetting the fact that men usually have the higher paying jobs, work more hours, and have more dangerous jobs, but of course instead of mentioning that you just decide that there is a wage gap because you think that it would benefit women while hindering men. But here’s my question to you. If companies pay’d women less for the same job and hours, then why would a company even bother hiring men?

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