I have long realised that something as personal and seemingly trivial as hair – how you wear it, style it, cut it, colour it or shave it off…is somehow more meaningful than you may even intend when you make your choices. 1,486 more words
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A now-former Google employee made headlines for writing a long memo against Google’s diversity initiatives on Friday after Motherboard reported the story. The author of the document, titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber,” claimed Google’s diversity initiatives oppress those who aren’t progressive, saying the company should focus more on ideological diversity. 1,637 more words
The Google's Employee's Diversity Rant Manifesto - A Few Words about "Biological" Differences Between Sexes
Have you heard about the diversity rant manifesto published by one of Google’s employees? A man with conservative views states that the reason why women are underrepresented in the tech industry is because of biological differences between men and women. 700 more words
Was the author of the so-called “anti-diversity” memo at Google advancing sexism? Or was he exposing Silicon Valley’s cultural bias?
Regardless of how you answer these questions, you’ll likely only feel more validated now that the employee in question has been fired. 417 more words
In 2016, I composed a letter of resignation from my post stating I needed mental reprieve and rest. What went unsaid was the organization’s inherent toxicity, lack of regard for personal space, and increasing value differences were among the reasons I had decided to quit. 1,340 more words