I’ve borderline obsessed about the Ellen Pao trial as I’ve watched the bloody bro summer of 2017 unfurl.

What seemed so unsatisfying as the great gender lawsuit in Silicon Valley history years ago, now seems like a tectonic shift in hindsight. The “Anita Hill moment” as so many have said. The time that women were first challenged to think they didn’t have to accept all the things that we think of as an ordinary part of our working lives.

I’m so grateful that Ellen Pao has chosen to write her story in her own words at this moment. Her book, “Reset”, comes out this fall, and this past weekend New York Magazine ran a powerful excerpt...