Daily Archives: August 8, 2017

Google fires employee behind anti-diversity memo, reports say

Google fired the worker whose leaked memo claimed the company had an “ideological echo chamber” that alienated conservatives, according to multiple reports late Monday. The engineer, identified as James Damore, emailed Bloomberg to say he was fired for “perpetuating gender stereotypes.” Recode also reported the firing, citing sources. Google did not immediately comment. Related Image Expand / Collapse Earlier, CEO Sundar Pichai reportedly sent a note to employees ...

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