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Tales from the Clinton White House – Washington Post

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014

Behind the scenes in Bill Clinton’s White House, drawn from long-restricted papers released Friday from his presidency: BUGGING A FOREIGN LEADER? In a November 1994 file about former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, a Miami lawyer complains that the National Security Agency had been secretly intercepting Aristide’s phone calls. Such operations “offend the principle of peaceful cooperation among states” and violate the U.N. charter and international law, lawyer Ira J. Kurzban…

Why Microsoft’s Nadella Is Wrong About Women and Raises – New York Times

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014

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Microsoft CEO Says He Was ‘Inarticulate’ When Arguing Women Shouldn’t Ask … – TIME

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014

Satya Nadella, chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., speaks to students during the Microsoft Talent India conference in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. Bloomberg—Bloomberg via Getty Images Satya Nadella said that women should trust in karma that they will get raises Microsoft CEO quickly backpedaled Thursday night after arguing at an event that women shouldn’t ask for raises, saying in an email to employees that he answered…

Microsoft CEO blasted over remarks on women’s pay – CBS News

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014

Last Updated Oct 10, 2014 5:55 AM EDT NEW YORK — Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don’t need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well. Nadella was blasted on Twitter and in blog posts for his comments, which were made earlier Thursday at an event for women in computing. Tech companies…

Microsoft CEO does about-face on women and raises – Detroit Free Press

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gestures during the keynote address of the Build Conference in San Francisco in April. (Photo: Eric Risberg/Associated Press ) Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sought Thursday to walk back comments he made at a women’s computer science conference, when he suggested women don’t need to ask for a raise — they should just trust the system. “Was inarticulate re how women should ask for a raise,” said…