Because of Sex

Gillian Tomas talked about her book Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women’s Lives at Work, in… read more

Gillian Tomas talked about her book Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women’s Lives at Work, in which she talks about how Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act affected working women. Title VII made it illegal to discriminate based on sex. In her book, she profiles several cases of women who utilized the law to challenge workplace discrimination. close

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Because of Sex

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Program ID:
405066-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
Apr 10, 2016 | 10:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 26, 2016 | 8:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 10, 2016 | 10:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 23, 2016 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 02, 2016 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 26, 2016 | 8:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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