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A Disturbing Complaint Against Google Tests Its Promise To Allow Employees To Sue

A Disturbing Complaint Against Google Tests Its Promise To Allow Employees To Sue

A former recruiter for Google is suing its parent company, Alphabet, for alleged disability discrimination, intentional infliction of emotional distress and a failure to provide reasonable accommodations. Among a slew of upsetting allegations, the complaint says that instead of sending her medical devices and other personal items following her termination,…

After Google’s Historic Walkout, One Of Tech’s Big Problems Is Still Being Ignored

After Google’s Historic Walkout, One Of Tech’s Big Problems Is Still Being Ignored

Last month, thousands of staffers walked out of Google offices around the world calling for a more inclusive company culture built around “equity, dignity, and respect.” Among the walkout organisers’ five demands was for the company to end forced arbitration for both harassment and discrimination claims. The company only eliminated…