Paycheck Fairness Act

Why Some Women Will Never Be Happy With Proof of Equality

Carrie Lukas | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Business
Carrie Lukas

Few topics stir up more heated debate than how women fare in the workforce. Bloomberg columnist Ramesh Ponnuru recently took on this issue, detailing research that shows discrimination isn't the primary reason why men continue to out-earn women. Yet the bearers of this good news for women -- and it is good news, after all -- are derided as women's enemies. Why are cheerleaders for women's equality so disturbed by research revealing that their cause is further along than they thought?