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Women ‘must work longer’

“THE pay equity gap between men and women in Australia will not close until women are prepared to work longer hours, an academic says.

Social researcher for the University of Melbourne Mark Wooden said men were earning on average 15 per cent more than women because they put in more time at the workplace. ”

Apparently working fulltime, having a family, maintaining a home and trying to stay sane in a patriarchial society aren’t enough for this guy. 


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