Newsweek Cover on Silicon Valley Sexism Lights Up Twitter

Newsweek‘s newest cover story takes on an important but not-oft-talked-about issue: sexism and the underrepresentation in Silicon Valley. To get across this idea, Newsweek is running the story along with this provocative cover image:

As you can imagine, that image received quite the blowback on Twitter:

There were, of course, people who weren’t too bothered by the cover and actually liked the message it conveys:

Newsweek managing editor Kira Bindrim responded to the criticism on Twitter and engaged with people who had some problems with it:

Now, if this has all piqued your curiosity about the actual content of the Newsweek cover story, you can read it here.

[image via Newsweek, featured image via 360b]

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