Wednesday 28th June 2017,

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International Women’s Day: Asian American Women Struggle to Make up Wage Disparity

posted by Randall

Women's March in Oakland

Photo by Jar [o]


 
As women are being urged today to mark International Woman’s Day by taking part in a one day strike, Asian American women are struggling to make up a 7 to 56 percent wage gap with White men.
 
A fact sheet released this month by the National Asian Pacific American … Read more

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Asian American Pacific Islander Women Make Less than White Men

posted by Louis Chan

Education & Asian AmericansBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Asian American women make 84 cents for every dollar paid to White non-Hispanic men while Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander women made just 62 cents in 2014, according to a new fact sheet published by the Center for American Progress.

“The Asian American and Pacific Islander community is … Read more

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Bloomberg: Pay Gap Hits Asian Americans in Silicon Valley

posted by Randall

Silicon ValleyWe hear a lot about gender wage disparities between men and women. For every dollar earned by men in the United States, women earn 81 cents.

Bloomberg reports there’s a racial pay gap for Asian Americans in Silicon Valley.

The American Institute for Economic Research found Asian Americans in Silicon Valley earn less than women, … Read more

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