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Serena Williams.

Serena Williams says women ‘should be able to do even half of what a guy can do’ after US Open final sexism row

The 2018 US Open women's tennis final finished on September 8 but the storylines from Serena Williams' straight sets loss to Naomi Osaka continue to be told, as Williams insists she did not receive coaching, and says women 'should be able to do even half of what a guy can do.'
Fashion icon.

The newspaper that published the ‘angry baby’ Serena Williams cartoon ran a hit piece saying she is ‘no feminist hero’ —...

Serena Williams received three violations in her US Open final loss to Naomi Osaka and was lampooned in a controversial cartoon in The Herald Sun. The Australian newspaper stood by the cartoon, republished the drawing, and said Williams 'is no feminist hero.' They're wrong.
Alexis Ohanian.

Serena Williams’ Reddit co-founder husband Alexis Ohanian slams controversial ‘angry baby’ cartoon for being ‘racist and misog...

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian has spoken out against the controversial cartoon published in Australian newspaper The Herald Sun this week, depicting his wife Serena Williams as an angry baby with exaggerated features. He called the drawing 'racist and misogynistic.'
Think before you speak.

14 things people think are fine to say at work — but are actually racist, sexist, or offensive

Microaggressions and unconscious bias are everywhere — especially in the workplace. To avoid a toxic workplace culture, it's important to know which phrases and actions can make employees from different backgrounds or identities feel uncomfortable and targeted.

‘We’re sorry’: The massive game studio accused of fostering a sexist work culture apologizes and vows to change

The massive game studio behind "League of Legends" issued an apology on Wednesday, and vowed to change its culture. "Inclusivity, diversity, respect, and equality are all non-negotiable."

One of the world’s biggest game studios has been hit with multiple allegations of fostering a hostile, sexist work environment

The company behind "League of Legends" is facing accusations of fostering a sexist "bro" culture at its Los Angeles-based studio.
Sexism in one's home state has lasting effects.

How much money a woman earns in her lifetime depends partially on how sexist people are in the state where she’s born

If a woman is born in a state with more sexist views, she's more likely to have a higher gender pay gap throughout adulthood, according to new research. She's also more likely to get married and have her first child earlier in life.
New York House candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accuses conservative pundit Ben Shapiro of harassing her with repeated requests for debate

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a rising star on the left, sparred with the conservative pundit Ben Shapiro on Thursday after Shapiro challenged the congressional candidate to a debate in exchange for a $10,000 campaign donation.

The founder of a top Silicon Valley startup got interrupted during a board meeting when he showed a slide of 5 new female hires, and it offers a lesso...

Heidi Roizen, a partner at top-notch Silicon Valley venture capital firm DFJ, asked Memphis Meats founder Uma Valeti to stop a presentation he was giving when he showed a slide of five new hires, all of whom were women.
Akbar al Baker, the CEO of Qatar Airways.

The CEO of Qatar Airways said that a woman couldn’t do his job because it is ‘very challenging’

Akbar al Baker's comment elicited groans and boos from journalists at the International Air Transport Association press conference. He attempted to row them back by saying he would welcome a female successor.