A decision has been reached in the gender-bias trial of Kleiner Perkins Caufield &Byers, in which Ellen Pao accused the Silicon Valley firm of discriminating against women. The jury ruled against Pao, and confirmed what the Inquisitr...Show More Summary
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“You don’t really hear about randiness and mistreatment of women,” one observer of Silicon Valley told The New York Times in 2012, the year that Ellen Pao filed a lawsuit against her former employer, the venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caulfield, & Byers. “That doesn’t prove it’s not there, but... More »
Allegations of the TSA's racial bias against black women who wear natural hair stretch back for years. The post TSA Agrees To Stop Targeting Black Women’s Hair In Airport Security Screenings appeared first on ThinkProgress.
ASHE SCHOW: Harry Reid’s War On Women. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is retiring. Although he was a faithful steward of the “war on women” political theme his party has used against Republicans, the Nevada senator wasn’t exactly a feminist warrior. In 2014, he spent months blocking the Debbie Smith Act, which would have helped […]
Glasgow City's European dream ends against classy Paris St-Germain in the Women's Champions League quarter-final.
Glasgow City are ready to enter new territory against Paris Saint-Germain in the women's Champions League.
A defiant Ellen Pao said this afternoon that although she had lost her gender discrimination case against her former firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, the “battle was worth it” if she helped women and minorities. The technology world was riveted by the developments in the five-week-long case this afternoon. An initial verdict read in […]
The conclusion of a years-long trial seems like a loss for women, but what does it mean in the bigger picture? A verdict has been announced in the case of Ellen Pao vs. prominent venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers. Read Full Story
A jury of six men and six women decided that Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers did not discriminate against former employee Ellen Pao. Pao, who now works at Reddit, claimed that the firm did not promote her because she was a woman and retaliated against her... More »
Bill Cosby is yet again facing drug and rape allegations as two new women came forward Friday to claim the comedian sexually assaulted them. One woman claims she was only 17 when the alleged assault occurred. At a press conference held...Show More Summary
The former Lion Fight women's featherweight champion spoke to MMAmania.com about her Lion Fight 21 match up against Dutch Champion Chajmaa Bellakhal. "Time Bomb" says the fight will be "aesthetically pleasing," and she has "made a lot...Show More Summary
Kheira Hamraoui, take a bow! Actually, this was a team effort, everyone take a bow! The PSG Women’s team midfielder finished off the move against Glasgow City but what an incredible move it was. The French side took an advantage home from the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final match but this second away […]
Paris Saint-Germain's women's team put together a goal to take notice of against Glasgow City in the women's Champions League. The move featured a couple of fakes and stepovers before the ball was laid off to Kheira Hamraoui, who placed a finish from the edge of the area into the top corner of the goal. [h/t @ TheFootballCafe ] Read more World Football news on BleacherReport.com
Yesterday, Indiana Governor Mike Pence (below) codified discrimination against LGBT people, atheists, women, unmarried couples, pregnant people, and virtually anybody else who could pose a "threat" to a person's religious expression....Show More Summary
Have you ever heard the saying, "The enemy of my enemy is my friend"? Well, apparently some Republicans have taken that a bit too literally when it comes to their hatred for President Obama. Case in point: The recent letter sent by 47...Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court voted 6-3 on Wednesday to side with a former UPS delivery driver who says she was discriminated against when she become pregnant but was not given special accommodation. The woman's case has been supported both by conservative and liberal women's groups, who filed separate briefs in the case.
No longer stands for “Unlimited Pregnant woman Sacking” You do this long enough, and you’ll see everything: Based on this test, the majority rejected the Fourth Circuit’s summary dismissal of Young’s claim. Young was able to present at least some evidence that she was treated differently than other non-pregnant employees with similar limitations related to […]
The court sent Peggy Young's case against UPS back to a lower court in a 6-3 decision
Because Venezuela is in the midst of an economic crisis, procedures that are often a last resort in the battle against breast cancer, like mastectomies, are being favored over more modern standards of care, like radiation and less-invasive surgery, reports AP Online. Read more...