Lana Payne: Equal pay — women are tired of waiting

Published on March 18, 2017

As I listened last week to leaders from the Nordic countries competing with each other over the issue of achieving gender equality, the stubbornness of the gender pay gap, and why sustained government action is required, I was struck by how much effort in Canada we still have to put into merely explaining why our governments should act to implement and enforce pay equity.

Lana Payne

Lana Payne is the Atlantic director for Unifor. She can be reached by email at Twitter: @lanampayne Her column returns in two weeks.