“When they asked for the same treatment as the men, they were told it was irrational. Now, that might be a good answer in 1816. It’s not an acceptable answer in 2016.”
– Jeffrey Kessler, the lawyer representing the U.S. women in their wage-bias complaint against U.S. Soccer. He was interviewed on NBC’s Today show, along with Alex Morgan, Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd, and Becky Sauerbrunn.