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Collecting inspiration for my daughters

There have been a few stories in the news lately that have brought attention to issues that women endure that are unjust.  Ohio State representative… 579 more words

Lessons from the Life of Pao

When the New York Times runs the verdict in a San Francisco sex discrimination suit as its lead story—above the fact that the Germanwings pilot suspected of deliberately killing 149 passengers concealed mental illness from his employer—you know that a case has struck a national chord. 1,533 more words

Tech

Re/code on TV: Talking About the Ellen Pao Verdict, Monica Lewinsky's Views on Cyberbullying

The Re/code team took to the airwaves this week to discuss the verdict in the Ellen Pao gender discrimination case as well as the issue of cyberbullying. 125 more words

General

Re/wind: The Ellen Pao Verdict, Facebook's F8 and More

This week marked the close of the historic Ellen Pao-Kleiner Perkins gender discrimination trial, and a re-launch of Facebook’s commerce ambitions at its F8 developers’ conference in San Francisco. 406 more words

General

What Is Silicon Valley's Problem With Gender?

Like many people in our industry, I’ve closely followed the Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins gender discrimination lawsuit. I have been a Silicon Valley entrepreneur for more than 30 years and have considerable experience working in startups, including one financed by Kleiner Perkins. 816 more words

Voices

Ellen Pao has lost her historic gender-discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins on all counts

The sensational gender-discrimination case that has rocked Silicon Valley ended after a second round of jury deliberations. The jury ruled against Ellen Pao on all counts, finding that her gender was not a substantial motivating factor for her former employer, venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, not to promote her to senior partner. 474 more words

The jury in Ellen Pao's historic gender discrimination suit ruled against her—and was sent right back into deliberations

Update: The jury returned with a verdict after its second round of deliberations, finding against Pao on all counts. The verdict was accepted by the court.  384 more words