Gender Equality

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Spark Therapeutics Head Says Life Sciences Has Come a Long Way on Diversity. But…

From the outside in, the life sciences industry appears to be a man’s world. At least, at the upper echelons of the industry, women are […]


I Am Fed Up With All-Male Panels. Here’s How We Change Them.

“Himposium.” “Manel.” “Colloqui-him.” “Manference.” This cheeky terminology lampoons an all too common trend: man-led conversations at industry conferences and events. Conferences influence conversations about what’s […]

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A Philly Theater Makes Breakthrough Pledge to Showcase Women Playwrights

On stage through April 14th at the Philadelphia Theatre Company is How to Catch Creation, a production written by Christina Anderson that follows the professional […]


The 31 Best Companies for Women: Only One Philly-Based Firm Made the List

Companies are doing more to support women, but according to data from online career community Fairygodboss, some companies stand out for really driving gender equality […]

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Report: Pa. Woman Legislators More Effective at Passing Laws

A new report claims that Pennsylvania’s woman legislators are more effective at passing laws. Researchers at the Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics at Chatham University found […]

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Sorry, Donald Trump, But the “Woman Card” Doesn’t Exist

Almost immediately after all but securing the Republican nomination Tuesday night, Donald Trump attempted to explain Hillary Clinton’s impressive four-state win. “Frankly, if Hillary Clinton […]


How Philly Can Be the Capital of Gender Equality in Tech

If you’ve been watching certain aspects of the news over the last 18 months that aren’t focused on the Pope coming to Philadelphia, the race […]


Study: 94 Percent of Philly’s Top Companies Have a Male CEO

Philadelphia is facing a serious crisis regarding gender equality in the workplace, according to a new study. In fact, women held only 13 percent of […]


In PA, Women Are Paid 79 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men

Hillary Clinton has put the wage gap between men and women at the forefront of the her economic policy — and made it a hot-button issue […]


BizFeed: Avoid Out-of-Office Hell This Summer

1. Avoiding Out-of-Office Hell This Summer The News: There will be points this summer when it will feel like everyone you call or email is on […]

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What I Learned at The Women in the World Summit

Yeonmi Park was 13 when she and her mother escaped North Korea, but their battles were far from over: Once they reached China, her mother was […]