Hi Ijeoma! I’m probably less techy than most people you have run across, but I can see where you’re coming from. I can definitely see how tech people can dismiss the current administration as dumb, but you’re right, they can still do damage, as the recent environmental actions have…
I haven’t read all the comments, so I hope this isn’t repeated news.
One way around this dilemma is to adopt a business model like NPR: funded largely by listener contributions. NPR.org is a great news site: easy to navigate, and noticeably free of advertising. Plus, their journalism is without peer.
Good for you, Mila! Starting your own production company is a big step toward helping all women in the industry. You are well-known enough that I’m surprised that the producer was going to blackball you for not posing semi-nude; you’d think he would know that was an idle threat.