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Lorenzo Peterson Research The Exploitation of Women in the Workplace and the Media 1. News Articles a. “Women and the Pay Gap, Pt. 2” is an article found in BusinessWeek that discusses and gives data to support the issue of women being underpaid in the workplace despite working in similar capacities as their male coworkers. http://www.businessweek.com/the_thread/careers/workingparents/blog /archives/2007/05/women_and_the_p.html 2. Examples a. ESPN’s Erin Andrews is known for her beauty and for being voted as “America’s Sexiest Sportscaster” in 2008 & 2009 by Playboy
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Unformatted text preview: Magazine. This led to the peephole incident in early 2009 which has gained her the most buzz. There is an article that discusses the incident. http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1976494/erin_andrews_peep hole_video_revisits.html?cat=9 3. Cases/Laws a. The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act was signed into law in January of 2009 by President Obama and was a direct answer to the Supreme Court ruling against Lilly Ledbetters equal-pay lawsuit. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/30/us/politics/30ledbetter-web.html...
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