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Black Women’s Equal Pay: Waiting Another Century is Not an Option | IWPR

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The COVID-19 pandemic and related recession has both highlighted the persistent racial and gendered economic inequalities that Black women face in the labor market and exacerbated them. Black women were over-represented in many low-paying jobs recognized as "essential" during the pandemic, but dismissed as "low-skilled" before. Despite this recognition, these jobs continue to be undervalued with low wages and few... Read more »