News From: Amazon

by Labor Press | on Sep 12, 2018

With Amazon's Acquisition, Will Whole Foods Go Union?

According to a recent article in the WALL Street Journal, workers at Whole Foods Market in several locations are  considering joining the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union....

by Brian Young | on Jan 31, 2018

How Amazon Fulfillment Centers Fail to Deliver Jobs

Recently there has been a lot of news about the cities bidding on Amazon’s second headquarters. In their plans, cities are proposing tax cuts, and are touting their benefits with the hope that...

by Press and Media | on May 17, 2016

Why do we still use Amazon?

SEATTLE — In early April, Kellen Wadach, the general manager at Amazon’s warehouse in Middletown, Del., told hundreds of workers at the cavernous facility a troubling story about his...

by Workers Indepen... | on Mar 30, 2016

Amazon.com continues to break labor law

Managers at a major Amazon.com warehouse serving the Port of Los Angeles routinely broke U.S. labor laws, hurting both company employees and workers working for a subcontractor.That's the result...