What We’re Reading Today (8/29)

Each morning, IWPR’s @landewatson compiles articles on gender, race, economics, and other policy issues IWPR staff want to know about. See below for what we’re reading today. (Note: articles included do not necessarily reflect the views of IWPR’s staff.)


Business Record

Guest Opinion: Use your words, tell your story to spark change

Tiffany O’Donnell, August 28



The New York Times

Home Health Care: Shouldn’t It Be Work Worth Doing?

Eduardo Porter, August 29


Chicago Tribune

Illinois’ No Salary History bill vetoed

Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz, August 28



This Is the New Uber CEO’s Track Record on Gender Equality

Valentina Zarya, August 28



Black Girls Code Turned Down $125,000 From Uber—Then Crowd-Funded Even More

Maggie Mallon, August 28


The Washington Post

Americans express support for traditional public schools in new poll, even as Trump disparages them

Valerie Strauss, August 29


The Wall Street Journal

Donald Trump’s Transgender Military Ban Challenged by Civil-Liberties Lawsuits

Nancy A. Youssef, August 28



BuzzFeed News

The Gender Wage Gap Is Due To Sexism, Not Low Paying Industries, Researchers Say

Gina Rushton



Market Watch

Opinion: No, hurricanes are not good for the economy

Caroline Baum, August 29

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