First Daughter Ivanka Trump has found herself on the receiving end of some pretty intense criticism after she tweeted out about Equal Pay Day — a day dedicated to raising awareness for the gender pay gap.
Ivanka tweeted a fairly stock-standard response to #EqualPayDay, which ~normally~ would have brooked no argument:
But, as it was so helpfully pointed out to her, her tweet was kinda hypocritical, since her father, President Donald Trump, just rolled back a protections order President Obama had put in place, the 2014 Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces executive order, that acted to safeguard women in the workplace. The order ensured paycheck transparency and banned forced arbitration clauses for instances of sexual assault, harassment and discrimination.
Following on from that, Ivanka's tweet seems kinda... pointless. And the Twitter-verse was not shy in letting her know:
Probs might have to rethink that tweet, Ivanka.