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Woman who changed federal law promotes equal pay

Lilly Ledbetter, the Alabama woman whose discrimination lawsuit changed federal law, says the persistent wage gap between men and women is a human rights issue. Full story

We've Come a Long Way... Maybe

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - A new report out of Washington indicates women have a long way to go when it comes to equal pay for equal work. Full story

Gender pay gap getting worse, not better: Australian study

SYDNEY (Reuters Life!) - Equal pay for men and women remains a pipe dream in Australia with a report on Monday showing the pay gap between the sexes is wider now than 30 years ago. Full story

Women to surpass men in advanced degrees, lag on pay

   New numbers from the Census Bureau show women have caught up with men in college degrees. All that education however, has not translated into equal pay. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

‘New landscape’ for young women in workforce?

   Oct. 21: Maria Shriver and Cosmopolitan’s Kate White join the Morning Joe gang to discuss the various questions – both personal and professional – facing young women entering the labor force.

Tracing women in history

   Oct. 20: Judith Rodin of the Rockefeller Foundation discusses an extensive study which shows how far women have come and how much further they have to go in society.

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