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The U.S. women's national soccer team won the 2019 World Cup and it is more successful than its male counterparts, but there is a huge pay disparity.

Equal pay: one goal the U.S. women’s national soccer team should score

Maddie Meyers, editor-in-chief August 19, 2019
The U.S. women's national soccer team won the 2019 World Cup and it is more successful than its male counterparts, but there is a huge pay disparity.
The shards of the ceiling

The shards of the ceiling

Thomas Birmingham, in-depth editor March 13, 2018

With the heightened relevance and importance of a topic like gender equality, TKC went further into the issue and put together the data found below. For the full, recommended PDF version, click here.Zac...

Girls just want to have fun[damental rights]

Girls just want to have fun[damental rights]

Camille Baker, features editor January 17, 2017

For most, feminism embodies the belief that men and women should be equal. But to Colleen Lee, the term means something much bigger. Colleen, senior, said feminism is about striving for unity and equality...

Gender inequality: by the numbers

Gender inequality: by the numbers

Thomas Birmingham, news-features writer December 6, 2016

Call Ed: Shirts off for equality

Call Ed: Shirts off for equality

TKC Staff December 5, 2016

According to the founders of Atlantic City, the 42 arrested men were “gorillas.” In front of women and children, they were hauled off the beaches and fined for their unthinkable crime: indecent exposure....

The double standard

The double standard

Ali Randazzo, editor-in-chief November 4, 2016

Every time I scroll through social media, articles about Hillary Clinton's pantsuits or Michelle Obama's top 10 outfits fill my timeline. But I never seem to see anything about Trump's style choices, or...

This is what a feminist looks like

This is what a feminist looks like

Jack Rintoul, opinions writer September 30, 2016

I am male. I am white. I am straight. I am a feminist. And you should be too. Feminism, or the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of social and economic equality to men, is nothing more than...

Feminism is a modern necessity

Feminism is a modern necessity

Alexa Kannenberg, opinions editor October 8, 2014

Before this summer I never considered myself a feminist. In my eyes, feminists were noisy, masculine women with a grudge against all things girly. Women who hated chocolates and flowers and clingy boyfriends....

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