Hundreds of employees walked out of Google’s European headquarters in Dublin on Thursday as part of a global campaign over the US tech giant’s handling of sexual harassment that saw similar protests in London and Singapore. At Google’s Dublin campus, about 500 people walked out in chilly conditions but were reticent about speaking to the media. Organiser Kate, who did not want to give her surname, told the crowd she co-ordinated the Dublin walkout “in solidarity with anybody who has experienced any form of sexual harassment or misconduct in our workplace”. She told reporters afterwards: “If even one person has experienced it, it’s important for us — for me — to show our solidarity and say that we don’t agree with that, and that it shouldn’t happen.” A Google Walkout For Real Change account that sprang up on Twitter on Wednesday called for employees and contractors to leave their workplaces at 11.10am local time around the world on Thursday. Tension has been growing over how the US-b...

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