Contributor: Jane Gilmore

Jane Gilmore is a freelance journalist and author. Her book Fixed It!: Violence and the Representation of Women in the Media was published by Penguin Random House in August 2019.

The Cost of Womanhood

I first wrote this piece in 2017. I had been writing a lot about the gender pay gap and how the official figure was not just underestimating the problem, it was actually misleading in how little it described the realities of women’s economic lives. I wanted to write a data story about how a lifetime […]