Twitter’s ‘Toxic’ work environment for women
19 December 2018 | 5:23 am
With gender inequality prevalent throughout the world, Amnesty International points out Twitter's "toxic" work environment for women.
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Twitter has said Meta's new Threads app uses stolen trade secrets and intellectual property. Threads has attracted tens of millions of users in just 24 hours.
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