The Rochester chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) will be holding a talk this evening with investigative journalist and author David Cay Johnston to educate the public about pay inequities between men and women. The talk is in honor of Equal Pay Day, a day of acknowledging and fighting pay disparities between men and women. The day is recognized nationally by organizations and individuals, including President Obama.
Mr. Johnston is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and a columnist for Reuters, writing and producing video commentaries on issues of tax, accounting, economics, public finance and business. He is also the author of best-selling books on tax and economic policy, including Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense and Stick You with the Bill as well as the New York Times bestseller Perfectly Legal: The Covert Campaign to Rig Our Tax System to Benefit the Super Rich – and Cheat Everybody Else.
When: April 17, 2012 – 7:00pm
Where: First Unitarian Church – 220 Winton Road, Rochester
Event is free and open to the public!