Misogyny | Bumble owner rejects 'fat' candidate

Bumble owner rejects 'fat' candidate

Badoo, the majority owner of the dating app Bumble, has found itself embroiled in a weight discrimination scandal after ex-employees spilled horrific details about the company’s culture.

In a shocking and scandalous investigation by Forbes, it’s been alleged that the Russian billionaire Andrey Andreev, Founder and CEO of the dating app Badoo - which provided the infrastructure for Bumble - snubbed a job applicant because she was ‘fat’.

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Comments (1)

  • A Professional
    A Professional
    Tue, 9 Jul 2019 12:52pm BST
    Oh well, as long as 68% of discrimination may have decreased or STAYED THE SAME! The workplace is a fair place to be huh?

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