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ACLU Wants Civil Rights Investigation of Hollywood Sexism

Major Hollywood film and TV studios have long been criticized for failing to create a level playing field for women. While insiders and studies have highlighted the entertainment industry’s one-sided hiring practices in recent months and years, now the complainants have found an ally.


Silicon Valley’s Kleiner Perkins Wins Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

In a shockingly short deliberation for such a highly-visible gender discrimination lawsuit, a San Francisco jury of six women and six men ruled against former junior partner Ellen Pao on Friday on the three most important claims brought against the prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm of Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers.

John Doerr (Matt Rourke / Associated Press)