It's an unfortunate fact of life that gender discrimination still permeates American society, including in the workplace. Citizens of California might be surprised to learn that studies have shown how gender discrimination impacts both genders and harms their opportunities when they pursue jobs that tend to be associated with the opposite sex, i.e. when a woman applies for a "man's" job or vice-versa.
Members of the gamer community in California might dream of working at companies such as Blizzard. However, a former Blizzard employee has spoken out about the allegedly discriminatory treatment he experienced while he was working on the Hearthstone esports circuit.
A long shift can seem even longer if you do not get a chance to take a break. Stopping to grab a bite is not the same as taking time to sit and rest so your body and mind can recharge. Unfortunately, not even half of the states in the country require employers to provide a period of time off the clock so you can sit and eat in peace. However, California does have such a law.