250 Microsoft Employees Call on CEO to Cancel Police Contracts and Support Defunding Seattle PD

The letter also asks for the resignation of Seattle’s mayor and for full support of Black Lives Matter

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“Every one of us in the CC line are either firsthand witnesses or direct victims to the inhumane responses of SPD to peaceful protesting.”

The employee wrote in the email that they had been teargassed three times and hit with a flashbang once.

Senior Writer at OneZero covering surveillance, facial recognition, DIY tech, and artificial intelligence. Previously: Qz, PopSci, and NYTimes.

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