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April 28, 2017


Women Can Get Paid Less Than Men Based on Difference Prior Salary, Court Rules

A US federal appeals court has ruled that employers are legally allowed to pay women lower salaries than men for doing the same work, based on differences in the worker’s salary in a previous jobs.  According to the Associated Press, the decision by the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a previous lower-court ruling, according to which pay differences based only on prior salaries were discriminatory under the country’s…

Chandro Tomar Oldest Female Sharpshooter Teaches Self-Defense

World’s Oldest Female Sharpshooter Teaches Self Defense

Chandro Tomar discovered a shooting range in her small village in the Uttar Pradesh state of northern India at the age of 65. She hit the bullseye and immediately realized that she was a natural. Now 84 years old, Tomar is an award-winning sharpshooter. Her greatest achievement; however, is her work training young women in her community with this new skill and a great tool for self-defense. Source: Great Big…