March 10, 2024 at 11:09AM

■□□□□ Google has terminated an employee who publicly criticised the company’s involvement with the Israeli military during a keynote speech in New York at the annual Mind the Tech conference.

Confirming the termination, Google spokesperson Bailey Tomson stated, “Earlier this week, an employee disrupted a coworker who was giving a presentation — interfering with an official company-sponsored event. This behaviour is not okay, regardless of the issue, and the employee was terminated for violating our policies.”