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Job seekers line up to apply during "Amazon Jobs Day" at the Amazon.com Fulfillment Center in Fall River

Amazon Scraps Secret AI Recruiting Tool That Showed Bias against Women

By Jeffrey Dastin SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Amazon.com Inc's machine-learning specialists uncovered a big problem: their new recruiting engine did not like women The team had been...
The Wider Image: Japan's women sailors on frontline of gender equality

Japan’s Women Sailors Serve on Frontline of Gender Equality

By Tim Kelly ABOARD JS KAGA (Reuters)  Women serving on Japan's biggest warship, the Kaga, are a tight-knit group on the frontline of a push to...
Actor Keira Knightley arrives for the Canadian premiere of the movie "Colette" at the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto

Female Empowerment, 100 Years Ago, at Heart of ‘Colette’

By Gina Cherelus (Reuters) "Colette" is not your usual period drama. Beneath the corsets and petticoats lies a turn-of-the-20th- century real life tale of feminism...
Pregnancy stigma, lack of maternity leave may drive women from surgery careers

Pregnancy Stigma, Lack of Maternity Leave May Drive Women from Surgery...

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Women training for careers in surgery are more likely to abandon the profession when they experience pregnancy discrimination or have...
A demonstrator takes part in a #MeToo protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters in Hollywood

After #MeToo, Hollywood Women Seize Power behind TV Camera

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  When writer and producer Stacy Rukeyser suggested featuring a female venture capitalist looking for a husband on the Lifetime television...
70th Cannes Film Festival - Screening of the film "The Meyerowitz Stories" (New and Selected) in competition - Red Carpet Arrivals

Emma Thompson, 59, Wants More Film Roles for Older Women

LONDON (Reuters)  Oscar-winning British actress Emma Thompson, now starring at age 59 as a family court judge in the dramatic movie "The Children Act," said...
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