Nuns Claim No Role in Irish Laundry Scandal

When I interviewed two Irish nuns in February it was a big story because it was the first time any nuns had commented on the abusive Magdalene Laundries run by four Catholic orders. Nothing since then makes a reconciliation with victims look likely soon.

10-Hour Day Is Brief for a Home Health Aide

What’s it like to work in one of the most female-dominated occupations? Amy Lieberman kicks off our series with a day in the life of a home health care worker outside New York. Vicky Talag loves her work but doesn’t feel right asking about a raise.

Women Pick Up Small Change on Wall Street

On Wall Street, gender bias on the job is apparently not about the money. Despite Morgan Stanley’s huge sex discrimination settlement two years ago, only a micro-uptick in women’s advancement has been detected.