Gender Pay Gap Magnified During Coronavirus Job Cuts
This episode originally aired on May 20, 2020.
In April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a first, unemployment numbers for women hit double digits.
Women make up two-thirds of part-time workers and the majority of the low-wage workforce. For women of color, the news is even grimmer.
Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, we explore how the coronavirus pandemic magnifies the gender gap.
- Samantha Schmidt, gender and family issues reporter, The Washington Post
- Kelley Griesmer, president and CEO of The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio
- Wendy Smooth, associate professor, women's gender & sexuality studies, Ohio State University
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