The argument that parliament would be flooded with a series of token women hardly stands up to scrutiny.
Tag Archives: Gender equality
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.
Nan Sloane writes about the launch of the Counting Women In campaign, dedicated to improving the number of women involved in all levels of electoral politics in the UK
Alex Hern writes about the coalition’s plans to slash maternity leave, and the coalition’s wider problems with female voters.