Discrimination against women has been happening in the technology world repeatedly. This is not a new topic for ChurchMag, in fact, I’ve made it my mission to bring the conversation over and over for the whole year of 2016. The issue has already had numerous issues in the past with harassment and job loss, but the conversation has hit a new tone, one that is blatant and disgusting.
The Wall Street Journal posted an op-ed piece that is getting a lot of attention. A venture capitalist, John Greathouse, decided to “help women” who are wanting to get hired, funded, or promoted by essentially telling them to strip their digital identify of anything female based. (If you want a further discussion on it, check out the ChurchMag Podcast episode featuring Meghan Howard.)