Yo, so i’m an accountant (we’re totally as boring and lame as you think) in New Zealand, and our professional institute just sent out the results of it’s remuneration review of it’s members.
Pretty much it was swell, we’re all make heaps of money whilst poverty and inequality is rife in our country. But let’s put that aside for another day. I want to point out the pay gap between genders. Even the institute, which is run by the oldest, whitest dudes you’ll ever see, was shocked by the gender inequality in pay. It’s fucked. Look at that statistic; a gap as large as $47k.
If you don’t think your peen (and while we’re at it, white skin) is providing you with privilege that women and people of colour will never have, you’re a fucking idiot.
Here’s the full survey insight (it’s pretty dull reading tbh)