Union Leaders From Amazon, Starbucks, REI And Apple Speak At HuffPost Labor Panel

By Dave Jamieson Source: HuffPost Workers who are leading some of today’s most notable union campaigns gathered at HuffPost’s New York City office on Wednesday to share their stories. The panel, “A New Labor Movement,” showcased workers from Amazon, Starbucks, REI and Apple. All of those companies have seen a [...]

2022-08-04T22:33:20+00:00August 4th, 2022|Tags: , , , , |

Biden To Unions: ‘Amazon, Here We Come’

By Dave Jamieson Source: HuffPost President Joe Biden acknowledged the historic labor victory at Amazon during a speech to union members and leaders on Wednesday, making what appeared to be a call to continue organizing the world’s largest online retailer. Biden was speaking to a conference of North America’s Building [...]

2022-04-11T14:40:47+00:00April 11th, 2022|Tags: , |

Amazon Explores Options After Workers At NY Facility Become Company’s First Unionized Warehouse

By Zak Failla Source: Greenburgh Daily Voice Workers from the JFK8 fulfillment center in Staten Island voted overwhelmingly to unionize, making history in becoming the first in the company’s history to successfully form a union. Now, Amazon is determining its next steps as they challenge the result of the vote, [...]

2022-04-06T15:24:49+00:00April 6th, 2022|Tags: , , |

Here’s How We Beat Amazon

By Anglika Maldonado Source: Jacobin Magazine After decades of union decline, Amazon workers in Staten Island have achieved the most important labor victory in the United States since the 1930s. Taking on and defeating Amazon would be a David versus Goliath story no matter who led the effort, but it is [...]

2022-04-04T22:32:02+00:00April 4th, 2022|Tags: , |
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