Queen of Sports serves an Ace on Pay Equity

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Newly crowned as the highest paid woman in sports, coming in at nearly 30 million in earnings (winnings and endorsements) for 2015, Serena Williams, the diva of professional tennis speaks out on the need for equal pay for both genders.

After being asked about the US Women's Soccer Team's law suit for equal pay, the interviewer asks Serena what her opinion is. 

Serena, candid as always, replies that she doesn't want to have to explain this unfairness to her own daughter -- so it's got to be solved now! Only, she says it better, in her special Serena-way:

And in case you were unaware of the actual difference in pay in tennis, women make 80 cents for each dollar men earn. 

The excerpt above is from the Glamour article on the cover the magazine (see cover photo above) or click this link:

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