Amazon Warehouse in Alabama Is Set to Begin Second Union Election

By Noam Scheiber and Karen Weise Source: The New York Times During the first union election at Amazon’s Bessemer, Ala., warehouse early last year, organizers largely avoided visiting workers at home because Covid was raging and few Americans were vaccinated. The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union believed the precaution was [...]

2022-02-08T00:03:01-08:00February 8th, 2022|Tags: , , |

Alabama Amazon Workers Say They’re Fed Up and Not Taking It Anymore

This article was produced by Capital & Main, an award-winning nonprofit journalism outfit. It is republished here with permission. By Kelly Candaele The union organizing drive at the mammoth Amazon “fulfillment center” in Bessemer, located 20 miles south of Birmingham, Alabama, has the feel of both a social and religious movement. [...]

2021-05-13T15:04:22-07:00March 23rd, 2021|Tags: , , |
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