SKILLED - HAGS EP 023

This week we dig deep into what it means to be a SKILLED woman. Here are some things we discuss!

Exclusive: Here's The Full 10-Page Anti-Diversity Screed Circulating Internally at Google [Updated]

Update 7:25pm ET: Google's new Vice President of Diversity, Integrity & Governance Danielle Brown has issued her own memo to Google employees in response to the now-viral memo, "Google's Ideological Echo Chamber." Brown's statement, obtained by Motherboard, can be found in full at the end of this article.

Opinion: Outrage over Google memo goes too far

But, the long and the short of his opinion seems to be that women are underrepresented in tech because of psychological differences between women and men, not because of bias, and women are underrepresented in the top tiers of leadership because of their own preferences, not discrimination.

HARVARD: "Gender Differences in Recognition for Group Work" http://scholar.harvard.edu/files/sarsons/files/gender_groupwork.pdf?m=1449178759

Fired Google engineer compares high-paid tech job to Soviet forced labor

Former Google engineer James Damore, who was fired for distributing a memo suggesting women are not biologically suited to certain types of work, is now branding himself as a brave truth teller.

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