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Sexism

(CBS SF)

Calif. Congresswoman Jackie Speier Blasts Science Magazine For ‘Lurid, Sexualized’ Cover Of Transgender Women

Science Magazine is at the helm of a social and political firestorm this month following a cover image used for the July 11 issue which depicts two transgender sex workers with their heads cropped out.

07/28/2014

Senator Dianne Feinstein D-CA speaks to the media after a closed meeting of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill April 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-CIA Director’s Comment About ‘Emotional’ Feinstein Stirs Sexism Debate

Top Democrats are voicing outrage to comments made by former CIA chief Michael Hayden during an appearance on Fox News Sunday where he questioned Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s objectivity in a spying probe based on her “emotional feeling.”

04/07/2014

Adria Richards (butyoureagirl.com)

Female Tech Developer Fired After Tweet About Men’s Sex Comments At Conference

A female technology developer has been fired after tweeting about a group of men she said were making sexual comments at a Silicon Valley technology conference.

03/22/2013

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