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The pay gap between men and women in the workplace has widened and the UK has dropped out of the top 20 countries for gender equality.
The UK has a 43 per cent gap between pensions received by men and women – the third highest level in the EU.
The argument that parliament would be flooded with a series of token women hardly stands up to scrutiny.
Slowly but surely, the persistent inequality in earnings between men and women is declining.
Jennette Arnold AM, the Labour Group equalities spokesperson on the London Assembly, writes about the battle that still needs to be fought for gender equality.
The UK government will not support quotas to get more women into the boardroom – as a report says all-male companies will fall behind.
Vera Baird QC presents the state of politics for women today.