Definition of WOC
1 without compensation
2 woman/women of color … there is still a lack of representation of darker skinned WOC in romantic films.— Princess Weekes … if we are really going to have the equal pay conversation, we have to discuss the gross disparity in pay for WOC.— Octavia Spencer Various studies … find that WOC frequently report that colleagues and peers question their credibility and legitimacy.— Kimberly McGee
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