100 Years After Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act #AskHerToStand

MPs have been asked to invite a female constituent to an event tomorrow in Parliament to celebrate one hundred years of women being able to stand for Parliament. The event is organised by 50:50 Parliament with the support of the Jo Cox Foundation, Fawcett Society and the Centenary Action Group. November 21st marks one hundred years since the Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act, which gave … Continue reading 100 Years After Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act #AskHerToStand

Equal Pay Day : Going Out of Office

Today, the 10th of November is Equal Pay Day and the Fawcett Society is calling on people to join their campaign, #GetEqual, to fight for equal pay. The name ‘equal pay day’ can be misleading as it suggests men and women aren’t paid the same- studies have shown men and women in like for like jobs are paid the same- but the almost controversial name … Continue reading Equal Pay Day : Going Out of Office