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Activists disrupt Google conference to protest against ties to Israel

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Activists disrupt Google conference to protest against ties to Israel

Activists disrupt Google conference to protest against ties to Israel

The demonstration had no noticeable impact on the conference attendance or on the enthusiasm of the crowd inside the venue.


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