Tag: Equal Pay

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Quebec has an overpay problem, and, doctors are demanding it stop

Because for whatever reason,  a particular hospital,  has felt that doctors pay needs to be nearly at $500,000 (its at $315,000 a year now according to numerous doctors) with more   raises expected until 2023. But,  nurses and doctors at Sacre-Coeur Hospital. The New York Times reports that even its highest paid doctors are crying foul, because,  nurses are constantly being called in for extra work for but very little extra pay. "We have no life," a 36-year-old nurse with three children tells the National Post. "One day off in a week, and they call us four times to come in for extra work. I've had enough." Officials from the hospital didn't directly comment on the story, but, there is a petition to the Canadian government to stop the outrageous pay hikes until they become fair....
Here’s what happened after this young lady asked for equal pay
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Here’s what happened after this young lady asked for equal pay

Let this be a lesson: Stick up yourselves.   A Kansas City teenage girl and her friend are in the news this week after she apparently asked her boss for equal pay, but the response, was farthest from what Jensen Walcott had expected. Originally, Fox 5 had picked up the story,  which stated that when Walcott and her male friend Jake Reed had been hired at a local pizza joint -- they -- thought the experience would be great. Except, there was a problem. Reed had reportedly been informed that he would be paid $8.25 h/r, while, for the exact same thing Walcott would only get $8.00 h/r.  When Walcott realized the discrepancy, she, confronted the manager only to discover that she would later promptly be fired. The manager, per reports, claimed that the twosome had violated company policy b...
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