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Today is Equal Pay Day, which means it takes 14.5 months for the average working woman to bring in what the average working man earns in 12. The wage gap between men and women is an affront to values of fairness and equality — and it’s even greater for most women of color. #US 

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BRAnielle Franco, the minister of Racial Equality of Brazil and sister of Marielle Franco, murdered five years ago, speaks about women’s representation in politics, racism, the right to abortion and the damage caused by Bolsonaro By @naiaragg 

Gender budgeting is an essential method for promoting gender equality. Thank you all speakers at the #CSW67  side event on the Importance of gender-responsive budgeting to advance #SDG5  and thank you @CommunityofDem  for coordinating the event!

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I am deeply saddened by the news of Congresswoman Schroeder's passing. May she be forever remembered as a trailblazer, a fierce legislative force, and a champion for women’s rights whose steadfast pursuit of equality laid the groundwork for so many bedrock policies.

In her Women’s History Month and Equal Pay Day message, @EEOCChair  Burrows recognizes a few unsung heroes who advance equality in ways big and small. #EqualPayDay  #WomensHistoryMonth 

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Simone Biles, the most decorated American gymnast, celebrates her birthday today. 63% of Americans who have heard of Title IX say overall it has had a positive impact on gender equality in the U.S.

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United Nations Secretary General António Guterres warned that global progress toward gender equality is “vanishing before our eyes” and that efforts to achieve full equality are now “300 years away.” More on this story in @CFR_WFP 's weekly news roundup:

The Thomson Reuters Foundation’s approach to advancing media freedom, fostering more inclusive economies, and promoting human rights supports women and girls worldwide. Learn more about @TRF 's work in driving gender equality: #WomensHistoryMonth 

#SameSexVivahVivad Everyone agrees that there shouldn't be any homophobia. Much more deliberation is required. There are scientific & legal concerns over it: @RahulEaswar  All we're getting are jokes in the name of arguments. Some form of equality needs to be given: @Iyervval 

We’re standing with the women of Ukraine. We believe that gender equality has to be fully built into the emergency responses and longer term recovery efforts in Ukraine and beyond. #SupportingUkraine 

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Suga from @bts_bighit  said: "It's not wrong to be different. I think equality begins when we open up and embrace all of our differences."

A shock. A sadness. A great loss. The passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg leaves a hole in a nation already reeling. She is an American hero, in every sense. We can honor her by joining to carry forth her legacy of equality, empathy, and justice. May she Rest in Peace.

John spent his entire life fighting for justice and equality––and now he has left behind his marching orders for all of us.

Republicans are the party of LIBERTY, EQUALITY and JUSTICE for ALL. We are the Party of Abraham Lincoln and the party of LAW AND ORDER!

Defeating White supremacy without White people creates Black supremacy. Equality is the truth. Like it or not, we are all in this together.

We all want to live a happy life, so we have to learn to live together in trust and mutual respect. We do have differences of race, nationality, religious faith and so on, but these differences are secondary in comparison to our equality in being human.

We can never truly repay the debt we owe our fallen heroes. But we can remember them, honor their sacrifice, and affirm in our own lives those enduring ideals of justice, equality, and opportunity for which generations of Americans have given that last full measure of devotion.

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NEWS: the Floyd family and Al Sharpton announce an they will hold a massive march on Washington in August to call for a federal policing equality act

It is shameful the UK Government won't condemn Trump. Now is the time to speak up for justice and equality. #BlackLivesMatter  #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd 

A climate-denying, anti-equality, anti-reproductive rights establishment has been installed, so yes, we're allowed our online meltdowns.