• Protestors Chained Themselves to Chairs Over Google's Plan to Bring 20,000 Jobs to San Jose

    12 days ago - By Fortune

    Google has been approved to buy $110 million worth of public land in San Jose, Calif., following a unanimous vote by the San Jose City Council after midnight Tuesday night.
    The plan to add roughly 20,000 jobs by 2035 would make goog the largest private employer in San Jose, according to the San Francisco Chronicle .
    Protestors, unsure whether those jobs would truly improve the community, disrupted the lengthy meeting, which lasted more than 10 hours. Eight were arrested after chaining themselves to chairs inside the council chambers, according to the San Jose Mercury News .
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  • Protestors Chained Themselves to Chairs Over Google's Plan to Bring 20,000 Jobs to San Jose

    12 days ago - By Fortune

    Google has been approved to buy $110 million worth of public land in San Jose, Calif., following a unanimous vote by the San Jose City Council after midnight Tuesday night.
    The plan to add roughly 20,000 jobs by 2035 would make goog the largest private employer in San Jose, according to the San Francisco Chronicle .
    Protestors, unsure whether those jobs would truly improve the community, disrupted the lengthy meeting, which lasted more than 10 hours. Eight were arrested after chaining themselves to chairs inside the council chambers, according to the San Jose Mercury News .
    With the San...
    Read more ...