Illustration Explains Wage Gap & Latina Women Are At the Bottom

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In June, a study found that Latinas were hit the hardest by the gender wage gap. But the wage gap is not only seen among men and women, the gap also includes a break down of women to women by race/ethnicity.

According to The Huffington Post, illustrator Emily Nemens created an inforgrahic for LeanIn.org to further better explain just exactly how this wage gap looks.

The infographic was created to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act.

Check out the inforgraphic on page 2 >>>

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