Google walkout organizer quits company after alleged retaliation
One of the organizers of last year’s mass walkout of Google employees has left the company after saying she faced retaliation.
Claire Stapleton helped bring together employees for the 20,000-person walkout protesting the company’s handling of sexual harassment allegations. In April, Stapleton and another organizer said they had faced retaliation from Google management and that the company had attempted to change their roles.
Today, Stapleton announced in a Medium post that she left the company this week. She also published the internal post that she shared with employees announcing her departure.
In the post, Stapleton says she had been enraptured with Google during her first…