glass ceiling

Equal Pay Day Is Today: Here Are 5 Things You Probably Don’t Know About The Wage Gap

Most people know that the wage gap refers to the institutionalized practice of women being paid less than men for the same work, but how exactly does it manifest and…

Bronwyn Isaac | April 12, 2016 - 3:15 pm

Amy Adams On ‘American Hustle’: I Knew I Was Being Paid Less But Still Agreed To Do It

Unlike J-Law, who was unaware that the movie was paying her less than her male co-stars until the deal was sealed, Adams went into the project fully aware and made…

Bronwyn Isaac | March 3, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Is Hillary Clinton Breaking The Glass Ceiling Or Being Pushed Off The Glass Cliff?

Even when Hillary wins, she loses.

Nico Lang | February 24, 2016 - 2:30 pm

New Ad Campaign Erases Women From Media To Prove Gender Inequality

Unveiled yesterday on International Women’s Day, this new video, called “Not There” by the No Ceilings Project, shows the ways in which women are still not fairly reflected in terms…

Katrin Higher | March 9, 2015 - 9:30 am

Hillary Clinton Has Some Choice Words About Silicon Valley’s Glass Ceiling

Today in Lady News, Hillary Clinton talks about tech’s glass celiing, HBO is offering a fellowship for diverse writers, and there are two lesbians in the upcoming “Jem and the…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 25, 2015 - 6:05 pm

On Jessica Williams, “Imposter Syndrome,” Leaning In & Why It’s Okay To Say “That’s Not For Me”

Over the last seven-and-a-half years, I’ve told The Frisky’s “origin story” more times than I can count, and almost always in the same way, whether I’m talking to our company’s…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 18, 2015 - 4:48 pm

Wall Street Power Woman Irene Dorner On “Sticky Feet” And Glass Ceilings

I am a single, 25-year-old woman who is still in graduate school. I can hardly see down the road to my next assignment deadline, or even what I’ll make for…

Sarah Gray | April 3, 2013 - 5:20 pm

Yahoo’s New CEO Marissa Mayer Is Seven Month’s Pregnant

Today in Ba-BOOM! news: Yahoo’s newly-appointed CEO Marissa Mayer, former VP of Google, is seven months pregnant. With a baby. Seven months pregnant with a baby and running a huge

Jessica Wakeman | July 17, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Poll: Ladies, What Holds You Back In Your Career?

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Ami Angelowicz | February 21, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Quotable: Elisabeth Moss Is Peggy Olson, Hear Her Roar

“A lot of older fans come up to me and say, ‘I was Peggy’ or ‘my mother was Peggy’. It makes you incredibly grateful for what they put up with.

Jessica Wakeman | June 14, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Former Goldman Sachs VP Sues Over Getting “Mommy Tracked”

This originally posted yesterday at 6:30 pm, but then there was some sort of snafu and a bunch of text deleted. Anyway, here’s yesterday’s Lady News, uh, today. — Editor

Jessica Wakeman | April 1, 2010 - 12:50 pm

You Write Like A Girl!

Working in a very supportive nearly all-female office I find it extremely hard to believe that women can have a gender bias against themselves. But I guess if you’re one…

Justine Fields | June 24, 2009 - 4:45 pm

TV Is Coming Out Like Clay Aiken

Network TV has got almost as many gay characters as Marc Jacobs’ Rolodex. Just last year, there were only seven homosexuals and bisexuals on the boob tube, but this year…

Simcha | September 24, 2008 - 7:00 pm

First Female Nominated For Four Stars

There’s a new nominee for Four Star General and she kicks some serious butt! Lt. Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody worked her way up over a 33-year career in the Military…

Simcha | June 24, 2008 - 8:00 pm