Black Friday Rush Must Not Cost Amazon Workers Their Health

Pressrelease Amnesty International, November 2020 (Edited): People working for Amazon have faced great health and safety risks since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, but their ability to speak out and bargain collectively is under pressure from the online retail giant, Amnesty International said today. On Black Friday, one of Amazon’s busiest periods, Amnesty International […]

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Walmart to Unveil Amazon Prime Competitor

Walmart to Unveil Amazon Prime Competitor

  • Jul 13, 2020

Walmart is about to take a swing at Amazon’s online dominance. The retail giant is reportedly about to launch its own membership program modeled off of Amazon Prime. Walmart+ will be unveiled in July. The $98/year service will include same-day delivery, fuel discounts, and several other perks. The service’s release was originally slated for this […]

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Amazon VP Quits – Writes Scathing Letter

Amazon VP Quits – Writes Scathing Letter

  • Jul 04, 2020

Tim Bray, Distinguished Engineer and VP at Amazon, posted a scathing statement about the company’s practice of firing whistleblowers shortly after quitting on May 1st. While executive hostility toward whistleblowers has been an ongoing issue for the retail giant. Bray claims that a recent string of firings caused him to “snap.” Controversial Labor Practices Amazon […]

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