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sexism

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Girls get a harsh lesson in sexism from 'The Glass Ceiling' game

This Comedy Central parody video shows how quickly career goals can be shattered when little girls learn all about sex discrimination in the workplace from a board game.

By March 31, 2016

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Ellen Pao: We've made progress battling sexism in Silicon Valley

In an online essay, the former Reddit CEO says more women and minorities are speaking publicly about discrimination in tech.

By November 10, 2015

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Think there's a shortage of qualified women for boards? You're wrong

The talent is out there for directors, but CEOs don't always know where to find it. One organization wants to do something about that.

By July 14, 2016

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Utah lawmaker wants to put porn blockers on cell phones

Technically Incorrect: The state that believes pornography is a public health threat wants to take prophylactic measures.

By May 24, 2016

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Ellen Pao among female leaders joining forces to help diversify tech

The former Reddit chief is one of eight women uniting for Project Include to encourage tech companies to have more inclusive workforces.

By May 3, 2016

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In this parody, there's nothing in this world J.J. Abrams can't fix

Some might say J.J. Abrams single-handedly saved the Star Trek and Star Wars franchises. In this comedy clip, he sets his sights on tackling everything else, sexism and racism included.

By February 22, 2016

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Online abuse isn't going away, but you're not helpless to fight it

Anita Sarkeesian, who has gotten death threats since calling out sexism in video-game culture last year, has teamed up with two other women to create a guide to combat online harassment.

By December 23, 2015

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GitHub: Sorry for secrecy with the sexism claims investigation

The software hosting service’s CEO comes out with new details on the inquiry surrounding allegations of gender harassment at the company.

By April 28, 2014

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Ada Initiative bails on GitHub, after sexism allegations

Workplace gender discrimination claims against the software hosting service have resulted in an ousted co-founder and a fizzled partnership.

By April 23, 2014

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Scantily clad booth babes at tech trade shows get wardrobe check

RSA Conference follows other associations in writing new dress codes for its exhibitors. And that means no more tube tops, minidresses or bodysuits for women -- or men -- staffing their booths.

By March 31, 2015