• Google CEO: We didn't fire the diversity memo writer for political reasons

    8 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the company did not fire James Damore, the author of the controversial memo on diversity, for political reasons.
    Damore sued Google for discrimination last week. The lawsuit claims Google discriminates against white, male, conservative employees.
    Google CEO Sundar Pichai said Friday that the company didn't fire engineer James Damore for political reasons.
    "I regret that people misunderstand that we may have made this for a political position one way or another," Pichai said in an interview with Recode's Kara Swisher and MSNBC's Ari Melber for a special that...
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  • Google CEO: “I don't regret” firing James Damore

    Google CEO: “I don't regret” firing James Damore

    8 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai says he still believes that it was appropriate to fire James Damore. “I don't regret it,” said Pichai, in an interview with Recode's Kara Swisher and MSNBC's Ari Melber.
    “It was the right decision,” YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, echoed on stage.
    It's been almost six months since the company dismissed the engineer, who...
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  • “I don't regret it at all”: Top Google execs on firing James Damore

    “I don't regret it at all”: Top Google execs on firing James Damore

    8 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Last summer, Google fired James Damore for violating its code of conduct after the engineer circulated a memo arguing that women may far less well in technical jobs than men because of biological differences between the sexes. After his termination, Damore became a hero to some conservatives who see Silicon Valley as an echo chamber;...
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