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This is a brief 'heads up' to the DK community about an i tem in today's Federal Register from the U.S. Department of Labor -- on the issue of Discrimination on the Basis of Sex in federal ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2015 at 12:16 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Last March Chase Culpepper, 16, applied for a South Carolina driver's license. Chase is gender non-conforming but still uses male pronouns. At the DMV Chase was told that he could not have his ...
by rserven
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri Sep 05, 2014 at 04:01 PM PDT with 72 Recommends
I'm sick and tired, of being sick and tired, of seeing women's rights gutted and stomped on by misogynist GOP politicians and corporations. As an artist, I will no longer purchase my supplies from ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 100 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 12:56 AM PDT with 217 Recommends
I'm sick and tired, of being sick and tired, of seeing women's rights gutted and stomped on by misogynist GOP politicians and corporations. As an artist, I will no longer purchase my supplies from ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 346 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2014 at 01:43 PM PDT with 400 Recommends
Sometimes social science is like a snipe hunt, just stumbling through the dark with a sack in your hand yelling "Here, snipe!" Is X a good idea? First, you must state a hypothesis why it is or is ...
by swrussel
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Dec 13, 2013 at 03:51 AM PST with 3 Recommends
I find myself in rare theoretical agreement with the GOP whacko birds. Only in theory, though. Speaker John Boehner says he will not bring ENDA, which just cleared a filibuster to move forward to ...
by swrussel
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 07:06 PM PST with 1 Recommend
In the first case filed under the Affordable Care Act's anti-discrimination provision, the National Women's Law Center is suing a number of large ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Jun 05, 2013 at 10:27 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Here's a screenshot . You might need to click on it to enlarge it to a readable size. This woman (a former high school classmate), represented by the red colors, responded to my posting (I'm in blue)
by Swampfoot
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Oct 30, 2012 at 08:15 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Cross-posted at Immizen.com with links to sources. My middle school daughter for some reason decided to Facebook “like” Walmart. I don’t remember why exactly and she is at the pool with her ...
by healthy
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat May 26, 2012 at 04:49 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Tammy Wynette asks women to “Stand by your man.” I’m calling on men to “Stand by their women.”
by SocioSam
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 12, 2012 at 09:20 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
The ongoing hostile work place that women and minorities in the federal government face continues to cost whistle blowers jobs--and, over time, generate massive class action lawsuits which the ...
by muckracker1
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Nov 14, 2011 at 02:13 PM PST with 24 Recommends
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by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Jun 29, 2011 at 06:50 AM PDT with 90 Recommends
Cross Posted at Legal Schnauzer A North Carolina company that recently issued a $380-million IPO ...
by RogerShuler
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Dec 08, 2010 at 09:32 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Here is an example of how elections matter. The Obama Administration has sided with workers suing Wal-Mart in the largest sex discrimination case in history. Huge. Big. Important.
by Tasini
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2009 at 08:02 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
It's a busy time for the Equal Pay Movement! Next Tuesday, April 22nd, is Equal Pay Day. In addition, today is "Blog for Fair Pay Day". ...
by natalie902
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2008 at 07:48 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
UPDATE ON FAIR PAY ACT: Republican Senators just blocked a cloture vote on the Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. The cloture vote (56-42) was just 4 votes shy. You can ...
by k franklin
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Apr 23, 2008 at 08:36 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Welcome to Feminisms. First things first, some business -- here's the intro to the series so you know what you've jumped into here if you're new: Feminisms is a series of weekly ...
by Elise
Comment Count 300 comments on Wed Feb 07, 2007 at 07:06 PM PST with 107 Recommends
Today the Ninth Circuit issued its decision on the Wal-Mart gender discrimination class action, affirming that the class was properly certified. A group of women have sued the company claiming that ...
by Femlaw
Comment Count 64 comments on Tue Feb 06, 2007 at 05:12 PM PST with 139 Recommends
by Yellow Dog Dem Woman
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Feb 11, 2006 at 10:44 AM PST with 6 Recommends
by planet patriot
Comment Count 0 comments on Fri Nov 18, 2005 at 06:34 AM PST with 0 Recommends