From sweeping gowns to wage equality, huh? Who knew that the Oscars were a platform for social change? Patricia Arquette received rousing support from JLo and Meryl Streep, among many others, for her wage equality speech. Women earn 77 cents on the dollar, per the 2012 U.S. Census, unchanged since 2007.
Outside of tackling structural obstacles and individual mindsets that limit the advancement of women, there are several strategies that can address the issue of wage inequality consciously by all.
*This article was originally posted on The Daily Record.
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