I’m already seeing the groans and complaints. “Isn’t this news dead, yet?” “Shouldn’t this just stop?” “Why do we have to keep hearing about this?”
It’s really easy – because this disgusting behavior still exists. This misogynistic belittling of women in any technology-related topic keeps happening. Women don’t get involved in tech fields because the guys there are pigs, or worse.
What am I talking about? Am I just another Social Justice Warrior trying to right a wrong? Am I just another guy trying to cozy up to the right?
No, I’m a career technologist speaking out about an issue that KEEPS happening, and I really hope this movie comes out and uncovers this stupidity and makes people talk about it.
And I also want to propose a way to fix it. But this way is hard and long. But most really good and workable solutions are. And I don’t have the patience to wait for the movie to come out. Continue reading