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From the editor: Hey Google, be OK with an outside investigation

May 09, 2019 - Silicon Valley Business News

Six months after a global walkout by thousands of angry Google employees and a few days before several hundred more employees staged a sit-in at the company's Mountain View headquarters, I had the chance to ask the chairman of Google's parent company how he felt about these confrontational workers.

John Hennessy, who replaced Eric Schmidt as Alphabet Inc. chairman in January 2018, reflected upon his time in academia administration. The computer scientist, businessman and professor spent 16...