BHS girls take ‘equal pay’ stand, pay the price – NBC News

It’s national news now – the Burlington High School girls soccer team took off their team jerseys during a game to reveal t-shirts reading “#equal pay”.

"Referees issued yellow cards to at least four players at the Friday game. The shirts they displayed are part of a bigger campaign the soccer players are participating in. Change the Story, an advocacy group that seeks to strengthen women's economic security, helped the student athletes print the shirts they displayed in the soccer field, WPTZ reported. “What these girls are doing is just spectacular in terms of raising awareness and putting some focus on the fact we still have inequities in our system,” said Jessica Nordhaus of Change the Story."

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  • C Henry
    commented 2019-10-22 06:23:55 -0400
    Brainwashed fools and they are " our " future…. followers not leaders.

    We need to educate not indoctrinate our students, outside groups
    using students as pawns………….. what a shame !!