Workers were stunned by the lack of standard operating procedures for incidents like this, given that this isn’t the first time this sort of thing has happened at an Amazon warehouse.
Amazon Dodges $5.2 Billion In Taxes For An Effective Rate Of 6 % In 2021 — “Class Warfare” In Action
Matthew Gardner, a senior fellow at the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, noted one of the causes of the wealth inequality crisis: “These are tax breaks that Congress has endorsed and even expanded.”
Historic Bridge In Rotterdam Is Blocking Jeff Bezos’ Massive Superyacht — He Wants It Taken Down
The custom shipbuilder Oceanco allegedly asked the city of Rotterdam to dismantle the nearly 100-year-old bridge, adding that Bezos would, of course, pay to take it down.
Amazon Drone Engineer “Radicalized” After Being Gaslit By Company’s Secretive Rating System
“Getting screwed by Amazon really radicalized me in a way,” McGah explained. “Amazon was not acting in good faith… treating its employees like garbage, and skirting labor law.”
Jon Stewart Once Warned Bezos That His Business Model For Workers Is A “Recipe For Revolution”
Criticism of Amazon’s business model has exploded in recent years as workers have begun to speak out about the grueling schedules and often humiliating conditions.
Musk And Bezos Lose Billions As Tech Stocks And Cryptocurrencies Tumble In Market Free Fall
Bitcoin, which already had the worst start of the year in its history, has dropped 16.8 percent just this week. Its record high of almost $68K in November is now below $35K.
Tone-Deaf Bezos Posts About His Space Hobby As Bodies Are Being Pulled From The Warehouse Rubble
“You should worry about the tornado situation more,” wrote one user. “Will any of your Amazon workers ever take the flight?” said another in response to his asinine post.
“Dystopian Gameboard” Monitors How Hard People Are Working At Amazon Warehouse, Allegedly
The option “make history” urges workers to pick up one million products, and one of the comments said the board is an example of the “gamification of underpaid work.”
Alabama Amazon Workers Get Another Shot At Unionizing — NLRB Says Company Broke Labor Law
“If Amazon is trying to eat the world, it’s also bringing many disparate sets of workers and activists and communities together to fight against them,” a Jacobin staff writer pointed out.
How Can Musk And Bezos Save 42 Million People From Starving To Death? A $6 Billion Donation
Beasley noted that Bezos’ net worth increased by far more than $6 billion during the coronavirus pandemic and that Musk saw his net-worth rise by $6 billion in just one day.