Google employee sacked over diversity memo

Gender inequality at Google

James Damore the google engineer was fired recently over writing a 10-page viral memo complaining about the diversity policies within Google.

James Damore silently ends workplace lawsuit against Google

Causing a media storm after he further argued that it is the biological difference between men and women within the company that is the main cause of the gender gap at Google.

The New York Times reports

He’s claiming Google’s upper management was “misrepresenting and shaming” him.

“I have a legal right to express my concerns about the terms and conditions of my working environment and to bring up potentially illegal behavior, which is what my document does”