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Google sold ads to Russian-linked parties too

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 7:20pm 10/10/2017 at 7:20pm

A Russian-linked operation different from the Kremlin-linked troll farms that spent bank on Facebook ads, dropped tens of thousands of dollars placing ads on YouTube, GMail, and other Google platforms. Their goal? Presumably to interfere in the 2016 election.

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The Ritual Shaming of James Damore still matters

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 8:05pm 8/13/2017 at 8:05pm
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After the Charlottesville riots and killing of a woman, the Google firing of James Damore seems like it took place years ago.

But it was just a week ago.

While Charlottesville will dominate the headlines and political debate in coming weeks, the Google firing of Damore retains its significance, as it reflects a...

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Expect Google to tighten the ideological echo chamber

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 11, 2017 at 9:05pm 8/11/2017 at 9:05pm
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Some interesting developments in the case of James Damore, the Google Senior Software Engineer who now is a former Google Senior Software Engineer. He was fired after Google reacted badly to Damore’s memo challenging explanations for the relative lack of women in software engineering.

The memo was grossly misrepresented as being anti-diversity...

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Google Diversity Memo – Weaponizing giant social media companies to silence dissent

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 9:15pm 8/9/2017 at 9:15pm
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The controversy regarding Google (former) employee James Damore may have peaked, but it’s not going away.

Most of the mainstream and tech media coverage has been completely dishonest. As mentioned in my first post about the diversity memo Damore wrote, the media was describing the memo and Damore as being “anti-diversity.” That...

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Google CEO Mansplains That He Eliminated Diverse Thought … To Protect Defenseless Women

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 4:30pm 8/8/2017 at 4:30pm

Google CEO, Sundar Pichai, issued a statement in the wake of the firing of a Google employee who dared share his divergent views about gender and biology in an internal communication.

Pichai writes:

This has been a very difficult time. I wanted to provide an update on the memo that was circulated over...

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Google Senior Engineer FIRED for diversity memo

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 7, 2017 at 10:01pm 8/7/2017 at 10:01pm

A Senior Software Engineer at Google wrote an internal memo questioning the assumption of discrimination as the explanation for why women are underrepresented in High Tech (which he defined as Software Engineering).

I noted that questioning the religious orthodoxy of diversity was dangerous to his career, 

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Google Senior Engineer commits diversity heresy

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 9:30pm 8/6/2017 at 9:30pm

There is no religious doctrine as unassailable as the claim that differences in achievement in areas where women and/or racial/ethnic minorities are UNDERrepresented is caused by systemic sexism/racism etc.

That religious doctrine, however, never is applied to fields in which women and/or racial/ethnic minorities are OVERrepresented.

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Orlando Nightclub Shooting Victims’ Families Sue Facebook, Twitter, and Google

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 7:00pm 12/20/2016 at 7:00pm

The families of the Orlando nightclub shooting victims filed a federal complaint against the web giants for allegedly providing “material support” to ISIS and helping terrorist Omar Mateen “radicalize”, according to an exclusive report by Fox News.

Why not sue Mateen’s internet service provider? Or the manufacturer of the web-enabled devises he...

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Google Maps Fixes ‘Trump Tower’ After it Was Changed to ‘Dump Tower’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 28, 2016 at 10:00am 11/28/2016 at 10:00am

Some prankster recently changed the name of Trump Tower on Google Maps to Dump Tower. Was it a hack, or could someone on the inside at Google have done it? In any case, it’s been fixed.

PIX News reported:

Google fixes NYC Trump Tower name after changed to ‘Dump Tower’ on Google Maps

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How come Google removed Pallywood from the map?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 8:45pm 8/14/2016 at 8:45pm

Pallywood is the cottage industry of Palestinians and Palestinian supporters who concoct facts in order to start viral anti-Israel narratives, such as the false claim that Israel opened dam gates to flood Gaza, and a myriad of other false claims. Pallywood is an important part of the propaganda war on Israel.

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