Carrie Gracie: “Women are not winning this fight”

The broadcaster on her battle with the BBC over equal pay.

On 8 January 2018, BBC China editor Carrie Gracie announced her resignation in an open letter to the media. That same morning, she was also standing in as a presenter on Radio 4’s Today programme, the broadcaster’s flagship news show.

Climbing into a taxi at 3.30am and making her way to the studio, she flicked through the newspapers stacked up on the back seat and saw her own face staring back at her.

Gracie was quitting her role over wages, accusing her employer of...
source: New Statesman

2019-09-11 19:47
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