Labour Baroness rejected six-figure salary in row over sexism and gender pay gap
A six-figure salary, a plush mansion and a fancy car might be the stuff of dreams for some of us.
But not Labour Peer Baroness Scotland.
She initially turned down the role of Secretary-General of the Commonwealth – because she was offered less money than her male predecessors.
Back to the Future trainers now exist in real life and you can get a pair That’s a rejection of a salary of almost £160,000, a generous pension pot, a virtually rent-free mansion in Mayfair and a chauffeur-driven car, all on principle.
The revelations come from a long-serving former Commonwealth aide, Ram Venuprasad.... read more
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