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Google employees reveal the hidden costs of speaking out

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Google has free food and nap pods—but several employees say it also has hostile managers. 

Meredith Whittaker and Claire Stapleton were both organizers of the Walkout for Real Change in November, during which 200,000 employees “walked out” to protest sexual misconduct, “golden parachutes” for the accused, and other forms of discrimination at Google. 

On Monday, the two Google employees sent out an internal letter detailing the ways management has allegedly retaliated against multiple…

Google employees reveal the hidden costs of speaking out

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Google has free food and nap pods—but several employees say it also has hostile managers. 

Meredith Whittaker and Claire Stapleton were both organizers of the Walkout for Real Change in November, during which 200,000 employees “walked out” to protest sexual misconduct, “golden parachutes” for the accused, and other forms of discrimination at Google. 

On Monday, the two Google employees sent out an internal letter detailing the ways management has allegedly retaliated against multiple…

Google employees reveal the hidden costs of speaking out

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Google has free food and nap pods—but several employees say it also has hostile managers. 

Meredith Whittaker and Claire Stapleton were both organizers of the Walkout for Real Change in November, during which 200,000 employees “walked out” to protest sexual misconduct, “golden parachutes” for the accused, and other forms of discrimination at Google. 

On Monday, the two Google employees sent out an internal letter detailing the ways management has allegedly retaliated against multiple…

Google employees reveal the hidden costs of speaking out

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Google has free food and nap pods—but several employees say it also has hostile managers. 

Meredith Whittaker and Claire Stapleton were both organizers of the Walkout for Real Change in November, during which 200,000 employees “walked out” to protest sexual misconduct, “golden parachutes” for the accused, and other forms of discrimination at Google. 

On Monday, the two Google employees sent out an internal letter detailing the ways management has allegedly retaliated against multiple…

Breakdancing proposed as new sport for 2024 Olympics

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Squash, snooker, and chess also launched public bids for inclusion in 2024, but were not selected by the Paris organizers. Read more…

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Curling team gets kicked out of tournament for being way too drunk

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Curling further cemented its legend as a completely underrated sport over the weekend when organizers had to kick out an entire team from a competition in Canada for being way too drunk.

The incident happened on Sunday at the Red Deer Curling Classic in Red Deer, Alberta and the booted foursome included Ryan Fry, who was a member of Canada’s 2014 Olympic gold medal-winning squad. 

Organizers fielded multiple complaints about the foursome’s behavior resulting in their ejection from the rink…

Curling team gets kicked out of tournament for being way too drunk

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Curling further cemented its legend as a completely underrated sport over the weekend when organizers had to kick out an entire team from a competition in Canada for being way too drunk.

The incident happened on Sunday at the Red Deer Curling Classic in Red Deer, Alberta and the booted foursome included Ryan Fry, who was a member of Canada’s 2014 Olympic gold medal-winning squad. 

Organizers fielded multiple complaints about the foursome’s behavior resulting in their ejection from the rink…

San Francisco Google employees walk out in protest of sexual harassment

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On an unusually warm Nov. 1 morning in San Francisco, scores of Google employees walked out of their downtown office in protest. 

The staged walkout had come together quickly, and followed the Oct. 25 news that Google execs paid Android creator Andy Rubin $90 million after determining that allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against him by an employee were likely credible.

Those leaving their desks on Thursday in SF were but one part of a global effort by Google employees, all walking…

San Francisco Google employees walk out in protest of sexual harassment

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On an unusually warm Nov. 1 morning in San Francisco, scores of Google employees walked out of their downtown office in protest. 

The staged walkout had come together quickly, and followed the Oct. 25 news that Google execs paid Android creator Andy Rubin $90 million after determining that allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against him by an employee were likely credible.

Those leaving their desks on Thursday in SF were but one part of a global effort by Google employees, all walking…

San Francisco Google employees walk out in protest of sexual harassment

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On an unusually warm Nov. 1 morning in San Francisco, scores of Google employees walked out of their downtown office in protest. 

The staged walkout had come together quickly, and followed the Oct. 25 news that Google execs paid Android creator Andy Rubin $90 million after determining that allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against him by an employee were likely credible.

Those leaving their desks on Thursday in SF were but one part of a global effort by Google employees, all walking…