There’s an undeniable second boom underway in the tech sector, and the consequences, both positive and negative, are rippling throughout the San Francisco Bay Area with special force.
Protests focused on the negative effects of tech companies have become increasingly common in recent months, and they’re getting personal. This morning, protestors who say they’re being evicted by a Google lawyer protested in front of the property he owns.
It’s the third gathering to target a specific Google employee. In January, protestors showed up at the Berkeley home of a Google engineer who had done work on self-driving cars. Earlier this week, protestors gathered at the Potrero Hill home of Google Ventures partner Kevin Rose, holding posters calling Rose a “parasite.”
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