Current Sexism from Women in the World newsletter

Women in the World  September 10, 2019

This week in Silicon Valley, we discovered not only that Apple had instructed Siri to deflect questions about feminism, but also that Google Maps is stillsending women seeking abortions to pro-life clinics.


Come on @Forbes WHAT WERE YOU THINKING??? 99 men and 1 woman?? I can come up with 100 women at this level without even googling. FIGURE IT OUT. #FFS #TimesUp #SoOVerThis …

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But starting with just CEOs of the largest publicly traded companies created a problem from the beginning. The “pool ultimately proved the problem,” Lane wrote, as women represent just 5 percent of CEOs in the S&P 500 index. “In other words, for all our carefully calibrated methodology, women never had much of a chance here.”

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