Kieran Snyder had heard about women in the tech word being judged more harshly than their male colleagues for the same traits and wanted to know “how often this perception of female abrasiveness undermines women’s careers.” So she asked a group of men and women in tech to share their performance reviews with her, without telling them what the study was for. “The question I wanted to answer was: Did review tone or content differ based on the employee’s gender,” Snyder writes in Fortune. It turns out that not only did gender matter, it appears to have mattered a lot, enough to shock even me, a jaded feminist.
Love In Not Enough Mark Manson
It’s no surprise that Beyoncé identifies as a feminist: She featured a speech on feminism by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on her song “Flawless” and wrote a piece for the Shriver Report titled “Gender Equality Is a Myth!” But the VMAs statement was next level—an unusually mainstream flaunting of feminist pride in our image-driven culture. And man did it feel good.
Katie Couric on Diane Sawyer: ‘I Wonder Who She Blew This Time’ The Daily Beast
News executives and network publicists have been distracting themselves from this summer’s seriously depressing or otherwise alarming world events by passing around and pouring over bound galleys of The News Sorority, veteran journalist Sheila Weller’s gossipy chronicle of the rise (and occasional stumbles) of three of television news’ best-known women.
The Millennials Are Generation Nice NY Times
Plagiarism or Not?
Anne here as a huge fan of Fareed Zakaria. who has once again been accused of plagarism. A Google search suggests that for the mostpart. mum is the word. Below is the original document referenced on the left, with Fareed’s writing on the right. In all honesty, if this isn’t plagiarism, then I don’t know what is.
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Why We Need Cathy Horyn Man Repeller
No, Women Don’t Make Less Money Than Men The Daily Beast
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