This article responds to claims by the United States Treasurer, Rosie Rios, that she was the first person to explore the idea of putting a woman on paper currency. As the article explains, the American population, and Congress, have been exploring the idea for some time. ... [Read More]
Two Raging Grannies is a touching and thought-provoking documentary that follows lifelong activists Shirley Morrison, 92, and Hinda Kipnis, 85, as they set out on a road-trip questioning leaders and experts on the sustainability of continued economic growth, while simultaneously showing us that it's never too late to try and change the world. ... [Read More]
“Have you ever noticed pink razors costing more than the blue ones? ‘Made for Women’s’ deodorant being more expensive than the ‘Men’s Sport’ edition? Women’s haircut listed more the Men’s? You’re not alone…in 1995 California did a study on gendered pricing, and found women pay $1,351 a year more for the same products.”
The team at The Daily Share has created this ... [Read More]
On February 11, Women You Should Know was the very first media outlet to break the news about Women On 20s, the ambitious social media campaign that aims to get a woman’s face on U.S. paper currency for the first time ever, and we pledged to continue to support them all the way ... [Read More]
This Valentine’s Day is going to be unforgettable for Barbara Ortiz Howard. It marks the official launch of an extraordinary love-fest she’s been planning since late 2013 that's centered on women honoring women. Her ambitious campaign, aptly called Women On 20s, aims to get a woman’s face on U.S. paper currency ... [Read More]
It has become fairly common practice, if not an expected gesture, to tip service providers like a waiter, hair stylist, car washer, manicurist, taxi driver, delivery people, massage therapist, valet, and maybe even your barista (thanks to strategically placed "TIPS" jars displayed on lots of coffee shop counters).
But has the obligation of “tipping” trumped the true essence of a “gratuity”... ... [Read More]