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American women, your last payday this year is effectively October 12

For all the awareness of the pay gap between men and women in the US, the numbers haven’t budged very much in recent years. The median salary for female workers is only 78% of the median salary for men. 304 more words

There's a gender gap in prize-winning literature—not between the authors, but the characters

The number of major literary prizes won by female writers over the last 15 years is—perhaps surprisingly—only slightly smaller than the number won by men. But a deep gender disparity emerges when you look at the winning authors’ main characters. 467 more words


I learned a few things working as an Assistant Fiction Editor for Fourteen Hills this semester. The stresses of the slush pile, the joy of in depth discussions and breakthroughs with our fiction team, the jittery excitement of knowing the journal is at the printers. 168 more words


Women urge Hollywood to #MakeItFair for men in satirical video

In a very tongue-in-cheek video, a group of women — including Mamie Gummer and Rita Wilson — is taking Hollywood to task, urging them to “Make It Fair” for men. 140 more words

Human And Civil Rights

If I say there is a huge mistake flowing to the air, then I bet I am not lying! I know it’s never too late for us to correct it because it’s better late than never. 549 more words

Naomi Gloria

Want to smash the glass ceiling? It’s time for some DIY.

There is a great deal woman can do to address the gender disparity in museum leadership.

International Women’s Day on 8 March raised many questions and statistics exploring the structural inequality between the sexes in Australia. 900 more words


Senior Thesis Series: Gender Disparity in India During the Demographic Transition

Ever wondered what a Harvard senior thesis looks like? Read about what Megan Prasad ’15 wrote!

What concentration are you in?


Can you summarize your thesis briefly? 530 more words

Senior Thesis Series