By Mary Kay Devine, Senior Director of External Affairs at Women Employed, and full-time working mom to Lucy, Charles, Cecilia, and Eleanor.

Before the construction paper homemade cards are complete with glitter and glue. Before the kids cook up plans to serve Mom breakfast in bed. Before we celebrate Mother’s Day this Sunday, we pause to mark Mother’s Equal Pay Day. And let me be clear, this day is nothing to cheer about.

May 5th marks the day that moms — across race and ethnicity — must work into 2021 to earn what dads made in 2020 alone. …

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