Pharmacy highlights wage gap with man tax
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Some customers saw the humor and others were outraged. Either way, owner Jolie Alony made her point. Women typically pay seven percent more for products that are similar to those marketed to men. And the wage gap between men and women persists. So for an indefinite period of time, female customers in her store, Thompson Chemists, in Soho, New York City, will shop tax free. Men will be charged what she calls a seven percent man tax. While provocative, the signs in the shop window are law abiding. Alony is charging men the usual price while offering female customers a…
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