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Democrats Bring the H8: Google Celebrates Diversity and Inclusiveness by … Firing Internal Critic

8th August 2017

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This comes straight from the Someone Left The Irony On Department, as Mad Magazine once wrote. On the one hand, Google insists that “diversity and inclusion are critical to our success as a company.” On the other, a Google engineer’s memo warns that they have created an ideological “echo chamber” and a “shaming culture,” one which keeps employees silent about the impact of company policies because of the “possibility of being fired.” How did Google rebut this memo? By firing the engineer who wrote it, of course. Bloomberg’s Mark Bergen and Ellen Huet reported on James Damore’s dismissal late last night:

And there it is. The firing is directly contrary to Google’s own policy. ‘All animals are equal, but some are more equal than others.’

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