Beating the Wage Gap: Latinas' Struggle for Equal Pay
Beating the Wage Gap: Latinas' Struggle for Equal Pay
By Latina Staff | 05/01/2012 - 11:58

By Iris Estrada
 
After the mark of Equal Pay Day on April 17th, the internet has been buzzing with information about the whopping wage gap American women face today.
 
Numbers show that females within different occupations still make significantly less than their male counterparts, according to the American Association of University Women.  Overall, women are making 77 cents for each dollar that a man earns, but statistics vary within different ethnic groups as well.
 


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Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera Is Highest Paid Judge on 'The Voice'
By Lee Hernandez | 06/16/2011 - 11:50

On NBC’s hit singing competition, The Voice, Christina Aguilera often seems like she’s the one calling the shots and having the last word—and that’s no fluke. The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Aguilera makes more than $225,000 an episode for The Voice, which is $150,000 more per episode than fellow voice judges Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Cee Lo Green, who each earn $75,000 per


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Eva Longoria Parker in Second Highest Paid Latino on TV
Eva Longoria Parker is the Second Highest Paid Latino on TV
By Mariela Rosario | 09/23/2010 - 12:00

Eva Longoria Parker has been making the rounds lately; signing on to the commission for the National Museum for the America Latino, working to gain exposure for the DREAM act and MALDEF, picking up awards from the Congress


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