The Obama-era pay data collection requirement aims to tackle employer discrimination against women and minorities.
Source: ‘Victory for equal pay’: Judge rules Trump administration must require companies to report pay by gender, race – The Washington Post
Note: Companies forced to report this information have more equal pay. A study looking at a British survey found that making pay practices transparent raised all employees’ wages. And gender wage gaps are far smaller in both unionized workplaces and the public sector, where pay scales are usually available to anyone.
Equal Pay Day is April 2, 2019. https://www.pay-equity.org/day.html
REDress Project makes U.S. debut at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.
Source: In the galleries: Hanging garments symbolize violence against indigenous women – The Washington Post
Note: There is a National Day of Awareness of Murdered & Missing Indigenous Women on May 5. There has been a request that COC NOW women hang out a red dress in recognition on that day.