Good Read | The Female 'Confidence Gap' Is a Sham

by Photo Crafts Shop of Denver. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

by Photo Crafts Shop of Denver. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

"The Female 'Confidence Gap' Is a Sham":

…in just the past year, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled that a woman can be fired if her boss finds her attractive, a New York court decided that unpaid interns can't sue for sexual harassment, and the Paycheck Fairness Act was defeated by Republicans who claimed women actually prefer lower-paying jobs.

So you'll have to excuse my guffaw when I hear what American women really need is more "confidence." It seems to me our insecurity is well-earned!

Read Jessica Valenti's full article at The Guardian here…