‘Thought Bullies’ or Right Move: A Divide Over James Damore Firing by LELA MOORE and BRIANNA MILORD


By LELA MOORE and BRIANNA MILORD

Readers debated the firing of Mr. Damore, a Google engineer who wrote a memo about why he thought there are so few women working in the tech industry.

Published: August 9, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Video Game Makers Try to Get Better at Luring Women to Esports by GREGORY SCHMIDT


By GREGORY SCHMIDT

An industry with a reputation for misogyny sees growth opportunities in making video game competitions more appealing to women.

Published: December 20, 2016 at 02:00PM

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Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hours by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

Eight women formed Project Include, a nonprofit effort to collect and share data, hoping to diversify the rank-and-file in Silicon Valley’s tech companies.

Published: May 3, 2016 at 06:00PM

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Ellen Pao Disrupts How Silicon Valley Does Business by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

While the verdict on Friday was a defeat for Ms. Pao, the trial has blown open a conversation about the status of women in an industry that has always been buttoned up about its shortcomings.

Published: March 27, 2015 at 06:00PM

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An Outspoken Voice for Women in Tech, Foiled by His Tone by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

Vivek Wadhwa was one of the loudest male voices pushing for gender diversity in Silicon Valley. His story is a lesson in how not to handle criticism.

Published: February 25, 2015 at 07:00PM

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