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Trending: How Wide is Our Wage Gap?

If all things were equal, Connecticut men and women in would all take home the state’s median earnings of $54,184 a year. But all things aren’t equal here, and while women make up 42.7 percent of the

On International Women’s Day 2013, how do local towns stack up on equality?

Today is International Women’s Day, a celebration of achievements and a chance to inspire women toward gaining further ground. The holiday has been celebrated in America for 102 years, since its

What would Betty Friedan think of Southwestern Connecticut on 50th anniversary of ‘The Feminine Mystique?’

Today marks 50 years since Betty Friedan’s groundbreaking book The Feminine Mystique was first published. In the half-century since her words were first printed, beginning a rush of consciousness

Just how much older are local grooms than their brides?

If you grabbed a copy of the Connecticut Post, Danbury News-Times, Stamford Advocate or Greenwich Time Thursday morning, you likely saw a story about the fact that local grooms are the oldest in the