Tuesday, February 28, 2017

First Uber, now Tesla: Employee sues over sexism, inappropriate conduct

Following Susan Fowler’s damning accusations against Uber, Elon Musk’s Tesla is under fire for much the same reason. AJ Vandermeyen, an engineer who still works for Tesla, spoke with The Guardian about her experiences with sexism and harassment within the company. She filed suit against the company last year (before Fowler’s claims against Uber were posted). This is the first time Vandermeyen’s spoken publicly about the suit, which mirror’s Fowler’s complaints to an eerie degree. Among other things, Vandermeyen alleges she was paid less than male engineers whose work she directly took over. Men were also promoted over their equally- or more-qualified female…

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