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Documentary on status of women in U.S. to screen at Tampa Theatre on Feb. 20

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The Equal Rights Amendment, an amendment proposed to the U.S. Constitution in the 1970’s designed to guarantee equal rights for women, fell three states short of ratification. A 2016 documentary that makes the case for the ERA, “Equal Means Equal,” will get its first screening in the Tampa Bay area next Monday night, February 20, at the Tampa Theatre, hosted by the ERA Coalition/Fund for Women’s Equality and We are Women. It will be a full evening, as a panel…

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Experts debate pay equity at Tampa Tiger Bay Club

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Among the core tenets that many Democrats running for office talk about often is their belief in pay equity — the ability for women to make the same as men in the workforce. What is meant by pay equity and how it might be achieved was the subject of discussion at a Tampa Tiger Bay forum held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tampa Airport Friday afternoon. Tampa Bay Times deputy managing editor of politics and business Amy Hollyfield started the conversation with a…

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