A Feminist Survival Guide to Seattle
When: Tuesday, December 2, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, 104 17th Ave South
Don’t you think it’s time wage equity became a reality for all women in Seattle? Meet local and state leaders and advocates who are working toward that reality at the Town Hall on Gender Pay Equity, coordinated by Seattle City Councilmember Jean Godden. The panel will discuss why and how we should take action for gender pay equity in Seattle, why the wage gap is worse for women of color and mothers, and what YOU can do to support fair pay efforts.
The panel will include:
State Representative Tana Senn, a strong supporter of Paid Sick and Safe Leave in the Washinton State House of Representatives.
Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner of MomsRising.org, a national organization with more than a million members advocating for family economic security.
Marilyn Watkins of Economic Opportunity Institute who served on the Mayor’s Gender Equity in Pay Task Force for wage equity and has a long history of creating and advocating for progressive policies for