A Google engineer says she was a frequent target of regular sexual harassment during her seven years at the company. In a lawsuit filed earlier this month, Loretta Lee (no relation) accused the Mountain View company of having a "bro-culture" that was hostile to women—and of doing too little to address the problem.
The lawsuit is the latest headache from a company that has faced complaints from both sides of the culture war. Last year, Google fired engineer James Damore after he wrote a controversial memo arguing that the under-representation of women at the company might be due to women's lack of interest in computer programming. He responded by suing Google for allegedly discriminating against men.
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