A Half-Century After Good Girls Revolt, Newsweek May Face Another Gender-Discrimination Suit [Updated]


A Half-Century After Good Girls Revolt, Newsweek May Face Another Gender-Discrimination Suit [Updated]

Nearly 50 years after 46 female staffers won a class action lawsuit against Newsweek, the magazine may again be facing a legal battle over gender discrimination. HuffPost reported on Wednesday that international law firm McAllister Olivarius is looking into allegations against both the magazine and former editor-in-chief Matthew McAllester.

“We’ve spoken to a number of people about a separate suit against Newsweek, and a separate suit against Matt McAllester individually,” senior partner Ann Olivarius told HuffPost. Olivarius is handling another lawsuit against McAllester brought by his former boss at Time Europe, Catherine Mayer, who alleged that upper management—including McAllester—discriminated …

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