Gender equity

Press Criticism | Craig Gurian | Gender equity, NYC, Politics
Sept. 25, 2013 — That gender-based stereotyping still can create challenges for women who are candidates for public office, challenges not faced by their male counterparts, is a sad reality of...view
Editorial Cartoons | | Employment, Gender equity, Income inequality, Politics
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Original Reporting | Abby Ferla | Gender equity
Nov. 16, 2011 — “Equality of rights shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex.”  That’s section one of the Equal Rights Amendment. “The Congress shall...view
Original Reporting | Mike Alberti | Gender equity, Health
June 13, 2011 — As Remapping Debate recently reported, new findings show that life expectancy for women has declined significantly in hundreds of U.S. counties over the course of the last generation...view
Map & Data Resources | Mike Alberti | Gender equity, Health
June 24, 2011 — While life expectancy in the country as a whole has continued to rise steadily for the last twenty years, a new study shows that life expectancy for women has actually declined during...view
Original Reporting | Mike Alberti | Gender equity, Health
June 22, 2011 — Every generation born in the United States has lived longer than the one before, and so it has been easy to assume that the upward trend would continue. But while life expectancy in...view
Story Repair | Diana Jean Schemo | Gender equity, Reproductive health services
January 18, 2011 — Significantly more women are turning to medications instead of surgery for abortions, ending unwanted pregnancies earlier and with less risk of complications to the woman,...view
Photo Essays | Will Halsey | Gender equity
December 21, 2010 — This photo essay was not taken in the 1950s or 1960s. It was not taken in a traditionally conservative part of the United States. It was taken in the heart of New York City just...view
Map & Data Resources | Mike Alberti, Craig Gurian | Gender equity
December 21, 2010 — Last week, the Census Bureau released, for the first time, 5-year data from the American Community Survey (2005 to 2009). In addition to basic population data, the release...view
Story Repair | Greg Marx | Discrimination, Gender equity, Legislation
November 23, 2010 — A unified Republican minority last week blocked a measure that would have made it easier for women to sue employers for pay discrimination, cheering business groups and...view