I have followed with interest the saga of James Damore, the google employee who penned an open statement about his concerns with some of Google’s HR policies respecting gender, race and culture.

I’m liberal, so when this story broke, my notifications were rife with stories and opinions about what a despicable person Mr. Damore had to be. I’m also into science though, and so I picked up on a few other commentaries that came out, suggesting that, in short, ‘the kid was getting hosed’.

Over a month later, I’m up to speed on the degree of disagreement that exists in…

David Taylor

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