Objectifying women is, in fact, a big deal

Spoiler alert: this is the closing paragraph (but also the best paragraph):

If Chicago's tech industry is serious about advancing women—and clearly some leaders are—then organizers of events that purport to represent the community, like Techweek, need to respond to their critics and stop objectifying women. The first step is believing the women—and men—who say that this is, indeed, a big deal.

(via Crain's)

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