#GAReads | A Silicon Valley technical women’s group has cut ties with Uber

by Heisenberg Media [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

by Heisenberg Media [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

"A Silicon Valley technical women’s group has cut ties with Uber, citing ‘continuing allegations’ about the treatment of female employees":

In a letter obtained by Recode that was sent to Uber’s CTO Thuan Pham and its head of human resources, Liane Hornsey, the Silicon Valley group — which focuses, in part, on getting more women into technical roles at companies — added that “we believe that with Uber's current internal focus you are unable to take full advantage of the programs and resources that ABI offers.”

Translation: ABI does not think Uber can do much right now given the big controversies over what some consider systematic sexism and sexual harassment issues at the company.

Read Kara Swisher's full article at Recode here…