What’s Fair?: One Effort to Close the Gender Pay Gap Won’t Get a Try

What’s Fair? By CLAIRE CAIN MILLER August 31, 2017 The Obama administration had an idea it thought would help address the pay gap between white men and almost everyone else: requiring companies to report how much they paid people, along with their...

Mattis Says Panel Will Study Trump’s Transgender Military Ban

On Tuesday, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said that he was establishing a panel of experts to “provide advice and recommendations on the implementation of the president’s direction.”

Self-Fulfilling Prophecies: How Redlining’s Racist Effects Lasted for Decades

Self-Fulfilling Prophecies By EMILY BADGER August 24, 2017 The appraiser who went to Brooklyn in the 1930s to assess Bedford-Stuyvesant for the government summarized the neighborhood’s prospects on a single page. Many brownstones in “obsolescence...