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Tricky issue of gender pay gap surfaces in White House race

Jennifer Lawrence has penned an essay hitting out at sexism in the movie industry after discovering that she was paid less than her male co-stars.


THE persistent pay gap between women and men in the United States - right up to Hollywood stars - is emerging as a 2016 campaign issue, but experts said that its root causes are complex. Working American women took home 21 per cent less than men in 2014, according to a recent