show #150: sexual harassment at the [vr] workplace…

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an allegation put forth by a former employee at silicon valley start-up upload vr of sexual harassment and gender discrimination and just a whole bunch of really awful behavior by the two co-founders [and other men] at the company shocked the emerging neo-vr movement possibly more than oculus’ co-founder palmer luckey’s supporting of donald trump’s presidential campaign last year.

drax discusses the matter of systemic discrimination of women [not only in the tech sector] and some ideas how to grow past the “boys club” culture which is seemingly omnipresent in  many industries [yes, not only at FOX news…] with guest Patty Rangel, long time Second Life resident, artist and thinker:

read on folks:

  • our guest patty rangel:
patty presents philip
patty presents philip
  • some more context on the upload case:

  • and the full complaint by head of social media elizabeth scott as pdf here!
  • the unedited youtube vid of the conversation:

the drax files radio hour [with jo yardley] is a weekly production of basicdrax entertainment.

the show is supported by time portal, slartist, warbug, bay city you know for kids, zero-one heavy industries corporation, hextraordinary, ionic, maven homes, gizza creations, botanical, strawberry singh, abranimations, aeros avatars, kahruvel design, the cube republic, {what next}, landscapes unlimited, fallen gods incorporated and death row designs.

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. Dutchie says:

    Awesome show. Thank you both.

  2. John says:

    Reblogged this on KULTIVATE MAGAZINE and commented:
    Time for another Drax Files Radio Show Hour

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