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Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds

Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds

Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds SEATTLE — Amazon illegally retaliated against two of its most prominent internal critics when it fired them last year, the National Labor Relations Board has determined. The employees, Emily Cunningham and Maren Costa, had publicly pushed the company to reduce its impact on climate …

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Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations.

Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations.

Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations. Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, was fired from a biotech company after sexual misconduct allegations. GlaxoSmithKline, the pharmaceutical company, said on Wednesday that it had fired Moncef Slaoui, the former head of Operation Warp Speed, from his …

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A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her.

A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her.

A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her. A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her. Two months after the jarring departure of a well-known artificial intelligence researcher at Google, a second A.I. researcher at the company said she was fired after criticizing the way it has treated employees who were working on ways to address …

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Ted Cruz defends fired Mandalorian actor Gina Carano

Ted Cruz defends fired Mandalorian actor Gina Carano

Ted Cruz defends fired Mandalorian actor Gina Carano Ted Cruz defends fired Mandalorian actor Gina Carano Ted Cruz has leapt to the defence of the Mandalorian actor fired for comparing Jews in Nazi Germany to modern American conservatives. Gina Carano was fired from her role as mercenary fighter Cara Dune in the Star Wars spinoff by Disney’s Lucasfilm and dropped …

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Parler CEO John Matze Says He Was Fired

Parler CEO John Matze Says He Was Fired

Parler CEO John Matze Says He Was Fired Parler CEO John Matze Says He Was Fired John Matze, the chief executive of the embattled social media platform Parler, said on Wednesday that he was fired last week. Mr. Matze, 27, who co-founded the site in 2018, said in an interview that he was not given an explanation for the decision. …

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A Co-Founder of The Intercept Says She Was Fired for Airing Concerns

A Co-Founder of The Intercept Says She Was Fired for Airing Concerns

A Co-Founder of The Intercept Says She Was Fired for Airing Concerns A Co-Founder of The Intercept Says She Was Fired for Airing Concerns The documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras said in an open letter published on Thursday that she had been fired by First Look Media for publicly criticizing how the company reacted to its failure to protect the identity …

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Trump attorney was fired as Colorado prosecutor for ‘unsatisfactory performance,’ contradicting earlier claims

Trump attorney was fired as Colorado prosecutor for ‘unsatisfactory performance,’ contradicting earlier claims

Trump attorney was fired as Colorado prosecutor for ‘unsatisfactory performance,’ contradicting earlier claims Trump attorney was fired as Colorado prosecutor for ‘unsatisfactory performance,’ contradicting earlier claims Donald Trump’s attorney Jenna Ellis, part of a legal team that has launched an unsuccessful challenge to the 2020 presidential election results, was fired from her role as a Colorado county prosecutor in 2013 …

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Fired cybersecurity chief sues Trump lawyer over call for him to be shot

Fired cybersecurity chief sues Trump lawyer over call for him to be shot

Fired cybersecurity chief sues Trump lawyer over call for him to be shot Fired cybersecurity chief sues Trump lawyer over call for him to be shot Fired cybersecurity chief Chris Krebs is reportedly suing one of president Trump‘s lawyers for saying he should be shot. Chris Krebs, former head of the US government’s cybersecurity agency, has filed a lawsuit against …

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Google Researcher Says She Was Fired Over Paper Highlighting Bias in A.I.

Google Researcher Says She Was Fired Over Paper Highlighting Bias in A.I.

Google Researcher Says She Was Fired Over Paper Highlighting Bias in A.I. Google Researcher Says She Was Fired Over Paper Highlighting Bias in A.I. A well-respected Google researcher said she was fired by the company after criticizing its approach to minority hiring and the biases built into today’s artificial intelligence systems. Timnit Gebru, who was a co-leader of Google’s Ethical …

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Federal Labor Agency Says Google Wrongly Fired 2 Employees

Federal Labor Agency Says Google Wrongly Fired 2 Employees

Federal Labor Agency Says Google Wrongly Fired 2 Employees Federal Labor Agency Says Google Wrongly Fired 2 Employees A federal agency said on Wednesday that Google had most likely violated labor law when it fired two employees who were involved in labor organizing, a spokesman for the agency said. The pair were fired in November last year as Google grappled …

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