Fired diversity memo author James Damore: Google 'almost like a cult'
Friday, 11 August 2017 () Former Google Inc. software engineer James Damore penned another think piece about the company’s “echo chamber” Friday afternoon in which he claims he was fired due to public pressure and not fitting in at Google's "cult." “For many, including myself, working at Google is a major part of their identity, almost like a cult with its own leaders and saints, all believed to righteously uphold the sacred motto of 'Don’t be evil,' " Damore wrote in an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal titled…
Google has fired the engineer behind an anti-diversity missive that reignited heated debate over treatment of women in Silicon Valley, including a string of sexual harassment scandals. Matthew Larotonda reports.
James Damore, the Google diversity memo writer who was fired last week, said he regrets using the term "neuroticism" when referring to women.
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James Damore, the Google engineer sacked for writing a controversial memo about the company's diversity policies, has continued to court a right-wing and... Business Insider - TechnologyAlso reported by •CNNMoney •BGR India
At 7 p.m. Mountainview time, Google CEO Sundar Pichai will hold an employees' town hall to address the controversial memo posted by engineer James Damore. In... CNNMoney - BusinessAlso reported by •TUAW