Gender Discrimination

Bias Against Female Lab Animals Is Messing Up Scientific Research

Bias Against Female Lab Animals Is Messing Up Scientific Research

Gender discrimination in science doesn’t just affect women scientists. It also skews the results of animal research, as a new paper out this week describes. Animals used in experiments are still overwhelmingly male, thanks to outdated stereotypes that hormones like estrogen can distort an experiment’s findings.

What Did Google Actually Find Out About How It Pays Women And Men?

What Did Google Actually Find Out About How It Pays Women And Men?

In 2017, Google was accused of gender pay discrimination by the U.S. Department of Labour. Later that year, Google employees conducted their own informal salary review, finding that women were paid less than men. In January of last year, several women filed a class-action lawsuit against the company, alleging it…