Do we need laws mandating equal pay for men and women? | The Tylt
On Equal Pay Day, women's rights organizations are calling attention to America's gender pay gap. White women make 83 cents for every dollar men make—while Black and Hispanic women make 66 cents and 60 cents on the dollar, respectively. Iceland made headlines when leaders rolled out a law requiring companies to pay men and women equally, and many say we need the same law in the U.S. Others argue the pay gap is a myth; women leave the workforce to have children, or pursue lower paying jobs. What do you think?
Do we need laws mandating equal pay for men and women?
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