Amid the posts, tweets and news stories surrounding the tragic death of Fast and Furious Actor Paul Walker, you could barely hear a whisper about the murders of Kristy Robinson, Michelle Shepherd or Marilyn Redding.
I have to wonder why a man as brilliant as Washington’s NFL football team owner, Daniel Snyder, is digging in his heels and refusing to change the name of the football team that he purchased in 1999 – the Redskins.
If the UN can pull off one giant event every International End Violence Against Women Day on November 25th, then that would be worth opening the flood gates and reminding all women of the violence that is suffered by our sisters everywhere on a daily basis.
A University of Colorado Denver Business School Study found “attractive women were discriminated against when applying for jobs considered “masculine” and for which appearance was not seen as important to the job,” like women soldiers.
Women are almost half of the workforce. They are the equal, if not main, breadwinner in four out of ten families. They receive more college and graduate degrees than men. Yet, on average, women continue to earn considerably less than men
It did “win” her over, but the cost was truly extortion, even if the boss didn’t ask for it. Her dismissal of my friend’s work and constant suggestion that her division was on the chopping block was a sick way her boss fulfilled her insecurity and she did it at the company’s cost.
In my ongoing series – Crazy Stories About Women – you’ll find there is no shortage of content. But, hopefully, each one will provide some insight into how women are doing in our crazy society – text for help, argue diagnoses, marry what they please, …