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Description: Google has suspended Margaret Mitchell, Alphabet Workers Union (AWU) member and lead of the Ethical AI team, according to the Alphabet Workers Union (AWU), which released a statement late Wednesday. Mitchell has not been fired, but is locked out of her account.


Date: Jan 21, 2021


Questions for discussion:

  • What are the managerial issues surrounding this story?
  • Do you believe Google management is handling the situation properly?
  • What would you advise Google and other companies like Facebook at the center of this debate?