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Jennifer O'Connell / The Irish Times
While we have done a very good job dismantling some of the rigid stereotypes that used to be foisted on women, we have not had a parallel wide-ranging discussion about what it might mean to be a “good man” in today’s world.
Sophie Arnold and Katherine McAuliffe / Scientific American
As early as third grade, girls ask for less than boys when negotiating.
Universal child care could boost women’s lifetime earnings by $130 billion—and ensure more stable retirement options
Megan Leonhardt / National Women's Law Center
New Jersey is the latest state to require schools to offer courses on diversity and unconscious bias
Sahar Akbarzai / CNN
A new law in New Jersey will require schools to highlight and promote, "economic diversity, equity, inclusion, tolerance, and belonging in connection with gender and sexual orientation, race and ethnicity, disabilities, and religious tolerance." These lessons will also teach students about unconscious bias and economic disparities, and the impact they have on individuals and society as a whole.
Colleen Ammerman and Boris Groysberg / Newsweek
"Men's voices are critical because of, not in spite of, their gender. When men speak up against gender disparities or gender discrimination, they not only become visible as allies who can be counted on to support industry or company initiatives to advance parity, they also foster awareness and acceptance about gender inequity as a shared problem not a special interest."