Yes We Can

AP - Marchers demonstrate for the Equal Rights Amendment, May 16, 1976And yes, women can too.

But women generally earn 60 percent of the pay given to a male. That is senseless. Stupid. Wrong. I’ve been angry about this my entire life. Who can justify this nonsense?

The House and Senate are molasses, er, are removing hurdles imposed under the Bush years by relaxing requirements to sue for wage discrimination.

That’s still not equity. Merely enabling redress is not equity. But the eased right to take ’em to court will be one of the first bills that President Obama will sign into law. McClatchy Newspapers