Macron set to ditch plan to give his wife first lady status

/ Aug 9, 2017

Macron set to ditch plan to give his wife first lady status

President Emmanuel Macron is preparing to backpedal on the issue of creating an official first lady position for his wife in the face of attacks from left-wing opponents and a petition against the move, officials and reports said. The newly elected 39-year-old president had promised ...

Google fires employee behind anti-diversity memo

Aug 8, 2017

Google fires employee behind anti-diversity memo

Internet giant Google has fired the male engineer at the center of an uproar in Silicon Valley over the past week after he authored an internal memo asserting there are biological causes behind gender inequality in the tech industry. James Damore, the engineer who wrote ...