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How we can actually end the wage gap


The National Committee on Equal Pay has selected today to be Equal Pay Day. The date shifts each year, depending on how “far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year.” The day has feminists calling for an end to the “pay gap” and urging other women to […]

Trump women face opposition at NYFW and gain unlikely defenders

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, together with his family, from left, Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump, Trump, Melania Trump, Tiffany Trump and Ivanka Trump, cut the ribbon during the grand opening of Trump International Hotel in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Donald Trump and his children hosted an official ribbon cutting ceremony and press conference to celebrate the grand opening of his new hotel. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Last Thursday marked the end of New York Fashion Week and an example of more left wing feminist hypocrisy. During the event, liberal journalists managed to shame both Melania and Tiffany Trump. These “champions” for women made sure those around them knew they were not supporters of the Trump ladies and chose to show this […]

Why millennials should oppose the border adjustment tax

Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

House Speaker Paul Ryan stood before the Republican Senate lunch last Tuesday to make his case for the Border adjustment tax. Previously, Speaker Ryan defined the border adjustment tax as a “compromise between a tariff… and conservative orthodoxy against border taxes.” GOP Senate members have expressed growing concern over the 20% tax on imports. Sen. […]

People, stop breaking up over Trump and politics

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A 22-year marriage came to an end after a woman’s husband expressed he might vote for Trump. The couple lives in Washington state and has reportedly always had differing political views. Gayle McCormick is a self described “Democratic-leaning socialist” and shared that her husband, Bill, leans right. McCormick told reporters that when she found out […]

Ironic: How the Women’s March “strike” will grow the wage gap

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Organizers of the Women’s March have planned a new activity to advance their cause — although you can expect this one to involve much less action. The event was first announced yesterday morning on the Women’s March Twitter account. A single phrase reading “The will of the people will stand” accompanied a photo that hinted […]