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Google employees staged a worldwide protest

Сотрудники Google устроили всемирную акцию протестаAll employees leave at the same time jobs.

Google workers in offices worldwide November 1, staged an unprecedented protest action, demanding to change the attitude towards women in the Corporation.

Workers involved in the protest, leaving their jobs at 11.00 local time.

On the table they leave a note for colleagues: “I’m not there because along with other Google employees involved in protests against sexual harassment, indecent conduct, non-transparent policy and cultural behavior in the workplace, which is not suitable for everyone.”

Among the requirements that push the protesters, in particular, abolish the provisions on compulsory arbitration, which often bring in contracts to companies in Silicon valley. Such a provision provides that any disputes need to be solved internally not through the courts or some other way.

Critics of forced arbitration claim that the event is used not only to preserve the reputation of the company and of the person accused, but also in order to force the victim to remain silent, because in this way she may appeal the decision or to take further action.

Guide Google promises to listen to suggestions from employees to improve company policy to bring their ideas to life.

Last week it became known that one of the managers of the company, the Creator of Android Andy Rubin had had an extramarital affair with an employee, whom he declined to perform oral sex in 2013.

A few days after the publication of the investigation Rubin took leave in the company is Essential for “personal Affairs”. The developer also wrote in his blog that denies any accusations.

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