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    How the women of Amazon fought for--and won--a revolutionary family leave policy
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: October 16, 2017, 8:58 am

    Rebecca Gale writes, "At Amazon, Lindsey Fowler was lucky to have a job she liked, as a senior manager of software development, and one with a paid leave policy in place when she had her first child in December of 2011. She took 10 weeks off, 8 of which were paid, before returning to work. 'I would

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    Getting to gender equality starts with realizing how far we have to go
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: October 16, 2017, 8:54 am

    From Women in the Workplace 2017, "Women remain underrepresented at every level in corporate America, despite earning more college degrees than men for thirty years and counting. There is a pressing need to do more, and most organizations realize this: company commitment to gender diversity is at an

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    Unintended consequences of sexual harassment scandals
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: October 16, 2017, 8:48 am

    Claire Cain Miller writes, "In Silicon Valley, some male investors have declined one-on-one meetings with women, or rescheduled them from restaurants to conference rooms. On Wall Street, certain senior men have tried to avoid closed-door meetings with junior women. And in TV news, some male executiv

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    Raychelle Tasher, President of Ms. JD, highlights her relationship with mentor Leslie Richards-Yellen
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: October 10, 2017, 9:24 am

    Raychelle Tasher, President of Ms. JD, spoke to Forbes this month about her mentorship relationship with Leslie Richards-Yellen, NAWL's Immediate Past President.

    Ms. Tasher, a young attorney whose organization is dedicated to supporting early-career women lawyers, shared her perspective on the most

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    Harvey Weinstein paid off sexual harassment accusers for decades
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: October 10, 2017, 9:14 am

    Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey write, "Two decades ago, the Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein invited Ashley Judd to the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel for what the young actress expected to be a business meeting. Instead, her had her sent up to his room, where he appeared in a bathrobe and asked if

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