Nantes High School Students Demonstrate Against Sexism

The fight for gender equality took a surprising and touching turn on Friday, May 16 when hundreds of male students from 27 high schools in Nantes, France donned skirts in a show of solidarity for their female counterparts. The movement, entitled “Ce que souleve la jupe” — “What lifts the skirt” — had the support […]

LinkedIn Deletes Ads Featuring Women and Engages in Sexism Debate

Toptal, a start-up based in Palo Alto, California, accused professional network giant LinkedIn of “extreme sexism within the tech community.” LinkedIn disabled ads featuring female engineers and later deleted Toptal’s account. The chain of events began in late July when Toptal’s chief operating officer discovered many of its female developer ads were blocked on LinkedIn’s […]