PBS NewsHour

Jobs aren't returning as fast for women and women of color

Clip: 05/08/2021 | 3m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

While the economy is rebounding slowly and the U.S. is gradually adding more jobs 4.5 million women remain out of work compared with 3.7 million men. Valerie Wilson, director of race, ethnicity and economy at the Economic Policy Review joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss why women, especially women of color, continue to be disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

Aired: 05/08/21

Rating: NR

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