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James Damore, right, a former Google engineer fired in 2017 after writing a memo about the biological differences between men and women, speaks at a news conference while his attorney, Harmeet Dhillon, listens, Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in San Francisco. Damore discussed his lawsuit alleging that Google discriminates against workers …

Exclusive – Harmeet Dhillon: Silicon Valley ‘Actively Trying to Blacklist’ Conservatives ‘Through Some Hiring Engines’

Harmeet Dhillon, a San Francisco-based attorney representing former Google engineer James Damore in his class-action lawsuit against Google, joined SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight on Thursday to tease information about a burgeoning blacklist of conservatives among Silicon Valley-based technology companies. She told Breitbart News Senior Editors-at-Large Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak that some of her clients have been “blackballed” by “supposedly neutral hiring platforms.”

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LBC’s Hard-Left James O’Brien Bemoans BBC Letting Right-Wingers On

Radio presenter James O’Brien has slammed the BBC for hosting right-wingers like Jacob Rees-Mogg MP, equating it to giving a platform to people who believe in unicorns, whilst admitting “routinely” breaking BBC impartiality rules when working there.

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Contaminated EU Eggs Spread Into Asia

AFP — A scandal involving eggs contaminated with insecticide spread to 15 EU countries, Switzerland and as far away as Hong Kong on Friday as the European Commission called for a special meeting on the growing crisis. Ministers and food

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Uber Adopts Former Atty. General Eric Holder’s Culture Change

Uber Board members unanimously adopted a new corporate culture recommended by former U.S. Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr., including parting ways with the company’s number two executive and potentially asking its founder to take a leave of absence.

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UT-Austin Clamps Down on Campus ‘Hate and Bias’

The University of Texas at Austin rolled out a new “hate and bias” incident policy that plans to protect all of its students, faculty, staff, and others on campus from becoming targets of “prohibited” conduct.

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Wikileaks: Debate Moderator John Harwood Emailed Podesta — Often

John Harwood of CNBC and the New York Times, who moderated one of the Republican presidential primary debates last year, corresponded often with Hillary Clinton campaign chair John Podesta, even congratulating her on primary wins, according to emails released by Wikileaks.

FORT PIERCE, FL - SEPTEMBER 30: Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers a speech on national service at Sunrise Theatre on September 30, 2016 in Fort Pierce, Florida. Hillary Clinton is campaigning in Florida. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Poll: Mere 29% Trust Media ‘Fact-Checking’

Only 29 percent of likely American voters “trust media fact-checking of candidates’ comments,” according to a late September survey from Rasmussen Reports, while a prior poll indicated presidential debate moderators would help Clinton over Trump.

YABED, WEST BANK - AUGUST 8: In this photo distributed by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF), Israeli troops stand guard as army bulldozer removes a military checkpoint August 7, 2003 separating the West Bank Palestinian village of Yabed from the neighboring town of Jenin. IDF and Palestinian officials said that …

WATCH: NPR Turns Terrorist Killed In IDF Raid Into A Victim

TEL AVIV – National Public Radio reported that Israel bulldozed a terrorist’s home and killed him in the process but failed to mention that the assailant, who was responsible for the murder of rabbi in July, had turned his home into a warzone by bringing members of his armed cell and initiating a shoot-out with IDF forces.

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Lester Holt Asked Trump 15 Questions, Clinton 2 Questions

A close analysis of the transcript of the first presidential debate on Monday night shows that moderator Lester Holt of NBC News asked 15 questions exclusively of Republican nominee Donald Trump, and only 2 questions exclusively of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.