When it comes to the pay gap between men and women, I am
Well, wait a minute. Let me try that again. I'm not
skeptical about the existence of the pay gap. I'd be a fool to deny all
that cold, hard reality. I just don't think it's usually a result of sex
Last spring I had the honor of talking
about equal pay legislation with Stephanie Thomas on her podcast The
Proactive Employer . My counterpart and the star of the show was Lilly
Yes. That Lilly Ledbetter. Lilly Ledbetter of the
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. The Lilly Ledbetter who...
earlier post on why the "gender pay gap" is mostly bogus
generated a great discussion in the comment box. In the hopes of keeping it
going, this week I'd like to talk about some of the discrimination or
quasi-discrimination issues we do occasionally find.
That nasty remaining...