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Gender Pay Gap Magnified During Coronavirus Job Cuts

Woman working on a laptap computer
Tolu Bamwo

This episode originally aired on May 20, 2020.

In April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a first, unemployment numbers for women hit double digits.

Women make up two-thirds of part-time workers and the majority of the low-wage workforce. For women of color, the news is even grimmer.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, we explore how the coronavirus pandemic magnifies the gender gap.


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