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Google sued by former employee for allegedly firing him over pro-diversity posts
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Google sued by former employee for allegedly firing him over pro-diversity posts

In his lawsuit filed in a California court, Damore said that Google "ostracised, belittled and punished" him and a fellow plaintiff.

Google's firing of James Damore, who criticised the company for its diversity practices, is not in violation of labour law rules US federal body
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Google's firing of James Damore, who criticised the company for its diversity practices, is not in violation of labour law rules US federal body

"The statements regarding biological differences between the sexes were so harmful, discriminatory, and disruptive as to be unprotected," Sophir stated.

Sundar Pichai has no regrets about firing former employee who criticized Google’s pro-diversity policies
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Sundar Pichai has no regrets about firing former employee who criticized Google’s pro-diversity policies

Damore, who was ousted for writing a 10-page anti-diversity memo last year, filed a class-action lawsuit against Google this month, claiming that it discriminates against white men.

Fired Google engineer James Damore files reverse discrimination lawsuit against company
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Fired Google engineer James Damore files reverse discrimination lawsuit against company

Google said it looks forward to defending itself against Damore’s accusations in court.

Fired engineer launches fresh assault on Google; says company is hiring based on race or gender
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Fired engineer launches fresh assault on Google; says company is hiring based on race or gender

In a fresh onslaught on its former employer, James Damore, who was fired by Google has said that the tech giant is discriminating in its hiring practices.

'I want you to know there's a place for you in this industry', says Pichai after anti-diversity manifesto
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'I want you to know there's a place for you in this industry', says Pichai after anti-diversity manifesto

Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai finally addressed a coding event for girls on the Google campus.

Free speech activists led by Jack Posobiec to march against Google next week
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Free speech activists led by Jack Posobiec to march against Google next week

Alt-right protesters are planning a "March On Google" next week, following the US tech giant's firing of an employee over his internal company memo discussing gender differences in the workforce.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai addresses coding event for women after cancelling town hall meeting
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai addresses coding event for women after cancelling town hall meeting

After cancelling a town hall meeting over fears of an anti-diversity manifesto, Google's CEO Sundar Pichai addressed a coding event for women on the campus.

Fired Google employee defends his anti-diversity memo; YouTube CEO responds with her experiences
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Fired Google employee defends his anti-diversity memo; YouTube CEO responds with her experiences

Damore tried to defend his position in an interview with Bloomberg, stating that he was hurt at Google's decision to fire him and felt betrayed

Google engineer James Damore is exploring legal options after being fired over a controversial memo
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Google engineer James Damore is exploring legal options after being fired over a controversial memo

Damore could have a tough time arguing his firing violated his right to free speech. Private employers can largely fire workers for any reason.

WikiLeaks offers job to the Google employee who was fired for writing the anti-diversity memo
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WikiLeaks offers job to the Google employee who was fired for writing the anti-diversity memo

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on 8 August offered a job to the Google employee who was fired for writing an anti-diversity memo.