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Fired Google engineer gets job offer from WikiLeaks publisher

CALIFORNIA: The male Google engineer fired for circulating a memo decrying the company's diversity hiring program became the center of a heated debate on sexism, drawing scorn, cheers and even a job offer on Tuesday from WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange. James Damore confirmed his dismissal from Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday, after he wrote a 10-page memo that the company was hostile to conservative viewpoints shaped by a flawed left-wing ideology. 1/ Censorship is for losers. @WikiLeaks is offering a job to fired…

Google fires engineer for ‘questioning’ women in tech jobs

SAN FRANCISCO: Google on Monday fired the author of an internal memo defending the gender-gap in Silicon Valley tech jobs as a matter of biology, according to media reports. The move, which was not officially confirmed by Google, splashed fuel on a burning controversy about whether "political correctness" at the company was stifling free speech. Google told a French wire service that the company "can't comment on individual employee cases." In an email to employees, Google chief executive Sundar Pichai supported the…