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MarketWatch: Hispanic workers continue to make significantly less than white workers

July 3, 2018 | by

Finance news site MarketWatch spoke with Equal Rights Advocates Executive Director Noreen Farrell about the persistence of pay discrimination for workers who are Latina and Hispanic:

“That is consistent with what we have seen working with Latina women in various workplaces: that discrimination is alive and well and is impoverishing many Hispanic workers,” Noreen Farrell, executive director of Equal Rights Advocates, a non-profit women’s rights group said.

She noted that women also face sexual harassment in the workplace, which can come with a host of additional economic effects.

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