Is this Retaliation 2.0?
Two weeks ago, Adria Richards attended an industry
conference at which she overheard sexual jokes from two attendees sitting
behind her during a session. So, she complained...on Twitter:
And then she blogged about it...
It is day 7 of the sex discrimination jury trial against a high-profile Silicon Valley venture capital firm and the social media debate is raging [Ed. note: This article was originally posted on Mar. 4].
For those not following along, Ellen Pao...
While attending a conference, Adria Richards became
offended by two attendees sitting behind telling inappropriate jokes. So, she tweeted her grievance. Then, she blogged about it. Then, her employer fired her. Ars technica has the full details.