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Googles New Diversity Chief Criticizes Employees Memo

Googles New Diversity Chief Criticizes Employees Memo

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Wall Street Journal (subscription) Google's New Diversity Chief Criticizes Employee's Memo Wall Street Journal (subscription) Google's new diversity chief criticized the contents of an employee's memo that went viral inside the company for suggesting Google has fewer female engineers because men are better suited for the job. Danielle Brown, Google's vice president for … …

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Prufrock: Diversity at Google, The Artifacts of Europes Receding Glaciers, and Waughs Fathers

Prufrock: Diversity at Google, The Artifacts of Europes Receding Glaciers, and Waughs Fathers

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Prufrock: Diversity at Google , The Artifacts of Europe's Receding Glaciers, and Waugh's Fathers The Weekly Standard But it's not anti-diversity, and it's not a screed. It's written calmly and reasonably well, and it makes entirely legitimate points. The author claims that Google's diversity efforts are coming up short because the company misdiagnoses the problems [...]

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Wide chasm evolves over Snap listing

Wide chasm evolves over Snap listing

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Pensions & Investments Wide chasm evolves over Snap listing – Pensions & Investments Pensions & Investments Snap Inc.'s high-profile listing in March of shares without voting rights has brought to a boil a simmering corporate governance standoff — between big investors … and more » …

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So women like feelings and men are inflexible? What a load of rot

So women like feelings and men are inflexible? What a load of rot

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Herald Sun So women like feelings and men are inflexible? What a load of rot Herald Sun Women, he suggests, have higher levels of “neuroticism (higher anxiety, lower stress tolerance)” than men and “this may contribute to… the lower number of women in high stress jobs” at Google . Or, it could just be because [...]

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Google Employees Anti-Diversity Manifesto Goes Internally Viral

Google Employees Anti-Diversity Manifesto Goes Internally Viral

| August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Motherboard Google Employee's Anti- Diversity Manifesto Goes 'Internally Viral' Motherboard At least eight Google employees tweeted Friday about a document that was circulated within the company calling for replacing Google's diversity initiatives with policies that encourage “ideological diversity” instead. The document, which is the … …

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A Googlers Anti-Diversity Screed Reveals Techs Rotten Core

A Googlers Anti-Diversity Screed Reveals Techs Rotten Core

| August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

An anonymous Google software engineer’s 10-page fulmination against workplace diversity was leaked from internal company communications systems, including an internal version of Google+, the company’s social network, and another service that Gizmodo, which published the full memo , called an “internal meme network.” The memo has drawn rage and dismay since its appearance Saturday, when [...]

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Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineers anti …

Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineers anti …

| August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

KPNX 12 News TV Diversity programs at Google discriminatory, says engineer's anti … KPNX 12 News TV SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. – Video captured a high-speed car chase Friday night between one vehicle and Spokane County Sheriff's Department patrol on … and more » …

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The Campaign Against Facebook And Googles Ad “Duopoly” Is …

The Campaign Against Facebook And Googles Ad “Duopoly” Is …

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

BuzzFeed News The Campaign Against Facebook And Google's Ad “Duopoly” Is … BuzzFeed News Independent publishers and advertisers have spent a year grappling with Google and Facebook's dominance, but they're still losing ground. and more » …

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Tim Cook to MIT Graduates: Dont Listen to Trolls, and Dont Become One

Tim Cook to MIT Graduates: Dont Listen to Trolls, and Dont Become One

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

TIME Tim Cook to MIT Graduates: 'Don't Listen to Trolls, and Don't Become One' TIME (CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) — Science is worthless if it isn't motivated by basic human values and the desire to help people, Apple CEO Tim Cook told graduates of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Friday, urging them to use their powers [...]

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In Tel Aviv, a Better World gathering highlights the MIT student experience

In Tel Aviv, a Better World gathering highlights the MIT student experience

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

The city of Tel Aviv was the fifth of eight stops on the Better World tour, celebrating MIT’s historic Campaign for a Better World. On January 22, more than 175 guests and current students in Israel for MIT’s Independent Activities Program joined MIT President L. Rafael Reif and other MIT guest speakers at the Sheraton [...]

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