Women earn $0.79 for every $1.00 men earn, but Snapchat co-founder Even Spiegel earned $2 for every $1 his co-founder Bobby Murphy made. Where is the pay inequity?
What if I said, nowhere? Now, we’re going to keep this discussion to the United States only, in case you are itching to trot out statistics from Kazakhstan or Sweden. Let’s start with Audi’s ridiculous Super Bowl ad.
If you don’t want to watch, the text begins with a dad (apparently a dad who never once read a parenting book or listened to his own parents) who says, “What do I tell my daughter?” He then goes on to say all these horrible things about how she’ll be treated poorly because of her gender. “Do I tell her that her grandpa is worth more than her grandma?” and “Do I tell her that despite her education, her skills, her intelligence, she will automatically be valued as less than every man she ever meets?”
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