“ Everyone agrees the rant author is a scoundrel.” No they don’t, and it wasn’t a rant: have you even read it?
His was a carefully thought out critique of why the Diversity drive to get more women in IT wasn’t working, and some suggestions for making the Google workplace more female friendly. Only an extreme left-wing feminist would have taken offense at anything he said. If you really value diversity in your company, then you need to grow tolerance for diversity in gender, sexual orientation, race, culture, religion and political views. That includes the stunningly offensive view that men and women might want different things from their place of work, and maybe one size doesn’t fit all.
James Danmore should sue Google for unrightful dismissal.