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?