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Amazon Activist Firing

Current and former Black Amazon employees claim racial discrimination – www.king5.com

From www.king5.com Excerpt: One lawsuit alleges Amazon has “a pattern of hiring Black employees at lower levels than comparable white employees.” SEATTLE — Chanin Kelly-Rae said the lack of ethnic diversity in upper-level management at Amazon was one of the first things that struck her when she walked onto the company’s Seattle campus for the […]…

US regulators find Amazon illegally fired activist employees: report – nypost.com

From nypost.com Lisa Fickenscher Excerpt: A US labor agency has reportedly found that Amazon illegally fired two employees last year who had publicly blasted the company’s employment and environmental policies. The National Labor Relations Board informed the targeted employees — Emily Cunningham and Maren Costa — that their terminations a year ago amounted to retaliation […]…

Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds – www.nytimes.com

From www.nytimes.com Karen Weise Excerpt: SEATTLE — Amazon illegally retaliated against two of its most prominent internal critics when it fired them last year, the National Labor Relations Board has determined. The employees, Emily Cunningham and Maren Costa, had publicly pushed the company to reduce its impact on climate change and address concerns about its […]…

Labor board says Amazon illegally fired outspoken workers – www.click2houston.com

From www.click2houston.com Excerpt: NEW YORK – The National Labor Relations Board has found that two outspoken Amazon workers were illegally fired last year. Both employees, Emily Cunningham and Maren Costa, worked at Amazon offices in Seattle and publicly criticized the company, pushing it to do more to reduce its impact on climate change and to […]…

Amazon illegally fired two activist employees, labour board reportedly finds – www.businessinsider.co.za

From www.businessinsider.co.za Excerpt: Amazon and other tech employees walkout during the Global Climate Strike on September 20, 2019 in Seattle, Washington. Karen Ducey/Getty Images Amazon illegally fired employees who criticised the company, the National Labour Relations Board found. The employees complained about worker conditions and the company’s impact on climate change. Amazon maintains the employees […]…