Video of Google's first all-staff meeting following the 2016 election has been leaked by Brietbart. The video which purports to show Google employee's first reactions to President Donald Trump's election night victory is being held up as
During the hour-long conversation, senior members of Google's staff, including co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, and chief executive Sundar Pinchai among others offered their reactions to Trump's victory.
Google released a statement on the video saying
“At a regularly scheduled all-hands meeting, some Google employees and executives expressed their own personal views in the aftermath of a long and divisive election season,” Google said in a statement.
“For over 20 years, everyone at Google has been able to freely express their opinions at these meetings. Nothing was said at that meeting, or any other meeting, to suggest that any political bias ever influences the way we build or operate our products. To the contrary, our products are built for everyone, and we design them with extraordinary care to be a trustworthy source of information for everyone, without regard to political viewpoint.”