16. Women in the Economy. Women in the Workplace; Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace; Home as Women's Workplace. Economic Justice for Women

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16. Women in the Economy. Women in the Workplace; Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace;  Home as Women's Workplace.  Economic Justice for Women

Global Women’s Strike
Huelga Mundial de Mujeres
“International network for recognition & payment for all caring work”

Institute for Women’s Policy Research
“...a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that engages in research and dissemination to shape public policy and improve the lives and opportunities of women from diverse backgrounds.”


Men and women should own the world as a mutual possession. 
― Pearl S. Buck, Of Men and Women


Center for Employment Equity, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.  "Pregnancy discrimination in the workplace."  [n.d.]

Chantal Da Silva. “CBP's 'Misogynistic and racist behavior' might be why Border Patrol had 'Lowest percentage of women' of any federal law enforcement ggency, rights group says.” [2019]

Emily Eisner.  “Why Women’s Marchers need to care about capitalism.” [2017]

Kaysa Ekis Ekman. “Trade unions that never fight the sex industry bosses.”  [2013]

Mary Harrington. “Paying for housework is not a victory for feminism: Not everything is a financial transaction.” [2021]

Ariane Hegewisch, Jessica Forden and Eve Mefferd.  “Paying today and tomorrow: Charting the financial costs of workplace sexual harassment.” [2021]

Bonnie Marcus.   "Age discrimination and women in the workplace: How to avoid getting pushed out." [2018]

Mateusz Maszczynski.  “Investigation launched after flight attendant hopefuls reportedly ordered to strip down to their underwear during recruitment event.” [2023]

Jenny McCartney. “Women are being erased: ‘Progressive’ agenda has become surreal and poisonous.”  [2021]

President Barack Obama.  "Remarks of President Barack Obama on the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act bill signing." [2009]

Sarah Salem.  “Marxist feminism as a critique of intersectionality.” [2013]

Sarah Savat.  "Mothers may face increased workplace discrimination post-pandemic, research warns: Biased hiring practices, inflexible schedules disadvantage mothers across labor market." [2021]


When the owner fired me, he said he was sorry, since he admired what I was trying to do. Really? What was it, exactly, that I was trying to do? Oh right. Something about equality. 
― JoeAnn Hart, Stamford '76: A True Story of Murder, Corruption, Race, and Feminism in the 1970s

Caroline Criado Perez.  Invisible women: Exposing data bias in a world designed for men. [2020] BOOK

Catherine MacKinnon.  Sexual harassment of working women: A case of sex discrimination. [1979] BOOK
(Review) https://chicagounbound.uchicago.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4230&context=uclrev

Katrine Marçal. Saskia Vogel, trans.  Who cooked Adam Smith’s dinner? [2016] BOOK

Susan Pedersen.  Eleanor Rathbone and the politics of conscience.  [2014]  BOOK 
          (Review)  https://archive.ph/wip/QtRLB

If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.
― Shirley Chisholm


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