Damour was fired by Google for his rhetoric about diversity
On Monday , James Damore filed a group suit against Google . In August , Mr . DMoore ' s memo to Google ' s diversification policy sparked a heated debate over a 10 - page spread in Google , claiming that female employees were welcomed by their gender and that men would " enjoy booing " .
The plaintiff, in a petition filed with the California High Court in San Jose, states that "Google's open hostility to conservatism is in line with its nasty racial and sexist acts that are prohibited by law." Google's Governing Body At the other extreme, it is illegal to encourage recruiters to make gender and race a decisive factor in the hiring process, undermining the interests of white male employees and potential employees. "