The Technology 202: Googlers demand company renounce working with Trump immigration agencies

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Google employees are demanding that the company not bid on a cloud computing contract with US Customs and Border Protection in the latest act of protest inside the tech industry. “A system of abuse and malign neglect” In a petition circulated today inside Google and on Medium, a group of employees said immigration officials are “perpetrating a system of abuse and malign neglect” at the border. The employees point to the Trump administration’s family separation policy and the recent deaths of children in immigration officials’ custody. “These abuses are illegal under international human rights law, and immoral by any standard,” the petition reads. After being released, it was quickly signed by dozens of employees at the company. The... Continue reading…

The Technology 202: Googlers demand company renounce working with Trump immigration agencies

The search giant faces criticism across the political spectrum.

Thu 15 Aug 19 from The Washington Post

Employees urge Google not to work with US immigration officials

Hundreds of Google employees on Wednesday called on the internet titan to avoid working for US immigration officials until they stop "engaging in human rights abuses."

Thu 15 Aug 19 from TechXplore

Hundreds of Google employees call for company to avoid work with ICE and CBP

The petition demands Google not provide services to ICE or U.S. Customs and Border Protection until they "stop engaging in human rights abuses.”       

Thu 15 Aug 19 from USA today

Google workers demand company not work with ICE, CBP - CNET

Employees said working with border agencies would make the search giant "complicit" in human rights abuses.

Wed 14 Aug 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Google employees don't want it to work with US border agencies

In a newly published petition, Google employees are demanding the search giant not bid on a recent cloud computing contract from the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency.

Wed 14 Aug 19 from Engadget

Google employees ‘refuse to be complicit’ in border agency cloud contract

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Google employees are demanding that the company not bid on a cloud computing contract with US Customs and Border Protection in the latest ...

Wed 14 Aug 19 from The Verge

Google employees refuse to work on border agency cloud contract

Google employees are circulating a petition which calls on the search giant to end its work with US Customs and Border Protection.

Thu 15 Aug 19 from Techradar

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