Mar 21, 2019
A union organizing Amazon.com Inc. employees in New York has filed a complaint accusing the company of illegally firing one of the labor group’s most prominent supporters.
The Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union submitted a complaint Wednesday to the National Labor Relations Board alleging that the retailer violated federal law when it terminated Staten Island fulfillment center employee Rashad Long.
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read the in-depth New York Times article
Mar 11, 2019
An eye-opening story at the Daily Beast details 911 calls from Amazon employees from inside the company's warehouses. These chilling taped accounts put a spotlight and breakdowns and suicidal behavior by Amazon employees, who are succumbing to the pressure of their jobs.
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