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Are Employers Unfair to Women?

Phoenomagus Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 11:41 AM
We need only to declare war on those that create false wars when there are real ones to be fought. The disadvantage of the opponents in this manufactured "war on women" is that their quiver does not contain the arrow of Truth.

During the Republican Convention, Democrats took every available moment of air time to count the women's vote. "Republicans are anti-women," they chanted.

And they frequently brought up this oft-repeated nugget: For doing essentially the same jobs, men get paid more than women. That claim is often combined with the complaint that whites get paid more than blacks and non-Hispanics get paid more than Hispanics. But are these assertions true?

Let's take the Labor Department finding that women make 77% of what men make. To hear the backers of the Paycheck Fairness Act (PFA) tell it, this is prima...