Google and Amazon need extra protection contracts, regardless of employee protests

A Project Nimbus cloud contract with the Israeli government has some Google and Amazon workers upset.

Enlarge / A Challenge Nimbus cloud contract with the Israeli authorities has some Google and Amazon employees upset. (credit score: Bloomberg by way of Getty Photographs)

Lots of of Google employees and their supporters gathered close to the corporate’s downtown San Francisco places of work Thursday, elevating indicators that learn “No Tech for Apartheid” and filling the air with chants of “Tech from Amazon and Google! You possibly can’t declare that you’re impartial!”

Related scenes unfolded exterior Google and Amazon places of work in New York and Seattle, and a Google workplace in Durham, North Carolina. Google and Amazon workers have been joined on the rallies by tech employees from different firms and Palestinian rights organizations. All of them convened to protest Challenge Nimbus, Google and Amazon’s cloud computing contract with the Israeli authorities.

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