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Best and worst states for LGBTQ+ equality

Data: Out Leadership; Chart: Erin Davis/Axios Visuals A new report evaluates the business climate for LGTBQ+ people across the U.S., aiming to help leaders make…

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Adding salary ranges to job listings stops people from wasting their time

The effective date of aNYC law requiring job postings to have salary ranges was delayed, but hat shouldn’t thwart its ultimate implementation. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/nyc-pay-transparency-job-listings-stops-wasting-peoples-time-rcna29027 Droolin’…

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This Earth Day, one book presents global warming and climate justice as inseparable

It’s still an open question to what degree our planet will remain habitable in the coming years. Elizabeth Cripps offers an urgent message in What…

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Activision Blizzard “Walkout for Equality” to protest management inaction

Enlarge / A em>Warcraft-themed statue sites in front of the Blizzard employee campus. (credit: Flickr / gordontarpley) A group of Activision Blizzard employees is planning…

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Senate Democrats propose requiring women to register for military draft

Senate Democrats are proposing a sweeping rewrite of the military draft laws aimed at requiring women to register for the Selective Service System, according to…

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How American highway construction built a legacy of inequality

The federal highway program barreled through Black and Latino neighborhoods in the 1950s. But will new solutions repeat past mistakes? Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/specials/america-highways-inequality/index.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Income inequality is primarily automation-driven, economists argue

Automation technology has been the primary driver in U.S. income inequality over the past 40 years, according to a new paper by two prominent economists…

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Senate GOP blocks bill to combat gender pay gap

Senate Republicans on Tuesday blocked legislation aimed at addressing pay inequality, marking their second successful use of the filibuster under President Biden.Senators voted 49-50 to try…

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Vermont becomes first state to allow women to enlist for combat in its National Guard

Vermont’s National Guard announced this week that it will now allow women to fill roles in its combat arms units, making it the first state…

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New York requires $15 broadband for poor people, promptly gets sued by ISPs

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | eccolo74) Internet service providers today sued New York to block a state law that requires ISPs to sell $15-per-month broadband…

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Biden to transgender Americans: ‘Your president has your back.’

President Biden’s remarks, made during his first joint address to Congress, comes amid a wave of state bills targeting transgender people. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/biden-transgender-americans-your-president-has-your-back-n1265836 Droolin’ Dog…

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More than 400 businesses back LGBTQ rights act

Apple, PepsiCo, General Motors, Delta Airlines and Amazon are among the companies that have signed on to support the federal Equality Act. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/more-400-businesses-back-lgbtq-rights-act-n1265605 Droolin’…

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How Chicago’s affordable housing system perpetuates city’s long history of segregation

Government backed affordable housing in Chicago has largely been confined to majority Black neighborhoods with high concentrations of poverty, a design that has perpetuated the…

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Biden’s latest stimulus plan: Reducing inequality

Republican lawmakers for years have longed to pass legislation that would rejuvenate the nation’s aging infrastructure and boost economic growth. They might finally get it…

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Reversing Trump, Pentagon to release new transgender policy

The Pentagon on Wednesday will sweep away Trump-era policies that largely banned transgender people from serving in the military, issuing new rules that offer them…

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Pelosi, White House recognize Equal Pay Day

The White House and lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Wednesday recognized Equal Pay Day, holding events throughout Washington to shine light on the economic inequality…

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Here are the three GOP lawmakers who voted for the Equality Act

Three Republicans opted to buck party lines and join Democrats in voting for the Equality Act on Thursday.The sweeping civil rights bill … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/house/540605-here-are-the-three-gop-lawmakers-who-voted-for-the-equality-act Droolin’…

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World’s richest got wealthier during pandemic while inequality grew for the rest

Almost every country in the world is likely to see an increase in inequality because of the pandemic, according to a new report. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/world-s-richest-become-wealthier-during-covid-pandemic-inequality-grows-n1255506…

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LGBT groups in Japan launch petition seeking equality law

Sexual minority groups and human rights activists are launching a petition calling for an LGBT equality law in Japan in hopes that it can be…

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Princeton University to compensate female professors with nearly $1 million in backpay

<p>More than 100 women had been paid less than their male counterparts, the review finds</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/princeton-university-female-professors-backpay-pay-gap-b1033388.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Ten myths about the racial wealth gap

For years, there’s been a popular notion — even among some Black people — that the wealth difference between white and Black Americans could be…

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Now is the perfect time to talk about how the Ivy League enables inequality

Why do the nation’s best universities want to serve as finishing schools for the elite rather than launching pads for the determined? Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/protests-race-injustice-should-make-us-look-how-ivy-league-ncna1231618 Droolin’…

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