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Jan 10, 2019
Robotic sex toy stripped off CES 2019 Innovation Award for being 'immoral'Lora DiCarlo won an award at CES 2019 and then the organisers took it away, calling it 'immoral.'
Dec 17, 2018
Army chief Bipin Rawat's flights of logic on women in combat roles reveal sexist assumptions, double standardsI wish my flights of hyperbole had been as enjoyable as army chief Bipin Rawat’s recent flights of logic on women in combat roles.
Dec 04, 2018
'Absolute trash!' Twitter slams Martin Solveig's request for women's Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg to twerkHegerberg, who helped lead Lyon to win the Women's Champions League last season, looked embarrassed and answered no after Solveig asked to twerk.
Nov 01, 2018
Google employees protest over complaints of sexism, unchecked power in workplaceGoogle employees posted about the walkout and were set to deliver speeches in public plazas.
Oct 12, 2018
Bombay HC judge Gautam Patel supports #MeToo, says judiciary also plagued with 'rampant sexism', 'culture of patriarchy'Justice Gautam Patel of the Bombay High Court has come out in support of the ongoing #MeToo movement currently sweeping the country's landscape, saying the patriarchal world does not allow women to speak freely.
Oct 11, 2018
#MeToo revelations on newsroom abusers deal severe blow to a media already suffering from low credibilityFrom being an important platform for news consumption, Twitter became the only place that disseminated information on the #MeToo campaign.
Oct 09, 2018
Editors Guild of India 'condemns predatory conduct of men', expresses solidarity with women speaking up in #MeToo movementThe Editors Guild of India has also expressed "gratitude and solidarity towards women journalists" who shared their stories as part of the #MeToo movement.
Oct 08, 2018
Women in Media group condemns 'rampant sexism, misogyny', releases to-do list for J-schools, media organisations; read full statementIn light of the #MeToo movement, the Network of Women in Media has released a statement that makes several demands, including counselling for the survivor and the accused, assistance in filing complaints and support for freelance journalists, who are especially vulnerable.
Oct 06, 2018
#MeToo: A personal account of dealing with harassment over a nearly two-decade media careerWhy do we joke with the very people who make us uncomfortable? Why do we shrug off damning judgment from both men and women when we tackle sexual harassment in a way that is unconventional? Why do we ignore the branding of being “easy because you’re chirpy”? #MeToo
Sep 24, 2018
Serena Williams says she is eager to 'move on' from US Open meltdown against chair umpire Carlos RamosAsked about claims by her coach Patrick that he was coaching her, Serena Williams said: "We don't have signals, we've never had signals. He said he made a motion, and I said 'OK so you made a motion and now you're telling people you were coaching me? That doesn't make sense. Why would you say that?'"