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GOOGLE EXEC DENOUNCES EMPLOYEE’S VIEWS ON FEMALE WORKERS

Silicon Valley’s efforts to promote workforce diversity haven’t yielded many results - unless you count a backlash at Google, where a male engineer blamed biological differences for the paucity of female programmers.

His widely shared memo, titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber,” also criticizes Google for pushing mentoring

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