Posts tagged "patricia arquette"

The Soapbox: Here’s Why Closing The Gender Wage Gap Is A White Feminist Issue

Patricia Arquette’s words, problematic though they may be, were merely an entry point to a much-need conversation about wage inequality. It is up to us to expand on and continue the conversation she attempted to begin. So let’s go ahead and do that.

Tiffanie Drayton / February 24, 2015

Patricia Arquette Tweets: “Wage Equality Will Help ALL Women Of All Races In America”

Patricia Arquette has clarified her comments that the LGBTQ community and people of color should be fighting for equal pay for women.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 23, 2015

Patricia Arquette’s Backstage Comments Overshadow Oscar Speech

Patricia Arquette gave one of the best speeches at last night’s Oscars, calling for equal pay and equal rights for women and earning the enraptured applause of Meryl Streep. But backstage in the press room, Arquette continued her call to action, saying some things that were decidedly tone deaf.
“It’s time for women in America…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 23, 2015

Don’t Ask Patricia Arquette About Her Brother’s Separation

“What’s the worst thing you ever had happen to you? Do you ever masturbate? Have you ever had an abortion? Can you imagine these kinds of questions? Why do you think this is all right? It’s not all right! Who here can live in a glass house that has made every right choice and everybody…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 29, 2010