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  • abbr. centipoise


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  • Two much ballyhooed pay-equity bills have made it through the House, and we'll soon see if they make it through the Senate and past the likely veto.

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  • I still fight for many traditional feminist goals abortion rights, pay-equity, anti-rape activism, Title IX, etc., but I no longer call myself a feminist, mostly so that I don't have to be subject to the sort of shaming that feminists are so fond of participating in.

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  • If they wanted to do something about the wage gap, then getting pay-equity for caregivers would actually be a really good start.

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  • Harper, breaking a promise made in the 2006 election, simply rejected recommendations from a federal task force to move toward a "proactive pay-equity system." - News for the rest of us

  • The Supreme Court of Canada has decided to settle a landmark pay-equity dispute between

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  • Supreme Court to hear landmark Canada Post pay-equity case

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  • WASHINGTON (AP) -- When President Barack Obama signed a pay-equity bill into law this week, he kept one campaign promise while breaking another.

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  • Lobbyists who for years have fought for workers 'rights, environmental protection, human rights, pay-equity for women, consumer protection and other items on the Obama agenda have found the doors to the White House HR department slammed shut.

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  • OTTAWA -- The federal budget revives the same pay-equity changes from the fall fiscal update that spurred mass protests and the potential collapse of the Conservative government now surviving with Liberal support.

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  • The Conservatives want to prevent government employees from turning to the courts to obtain settlements in pay-equity cases.

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