The daunting, damning number that should spur us to action
Based on the data, it will take the U.S. another 208 years to reach gender equality. 208 is a damning, daunting number. What it’s not, however, is destiny.
We are at a critical moment in the struggle for gender equality. Now, more than ever, we have the knowledge, the energy, and the moral insight to crack the patterns of history. #EqualityCantWait
Underneath triumphant headlines about women running for office in record numbers, changing the face of the U.S. Congress, and breaking glass ceilings are trendlines that tell a much more somber story about the pace of progress for women in the country.