October 24, 2016

Domestic Violence & the Wage Gap: A Dangerous Perpetuation

In the midst of the pay equity legislation recently passed in Massachusetts and increasingly coming up throughout the nation, a lot of people are talking about the wage gap. What is often left out of the conversation, however, is the direct link between domestic violence and economic inequality.

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October 17, 2016

Evelyn Murphy on Equal Pay in Massachusetts

I first became aware of the gap between women’s and men’s earnings right after graduating from college. That summer, I was told that the young man working with me was paid more because he had “management potential.”

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