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The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union

The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union

The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union The Week in Business: Amazon Defeats the Union Good morning. Here are the top stories in business and tech to know for the week ahead. — Charlotte Cowles What’s Up? (April 4-10) A Man With a (Tax) Plan Large companies are often good at dodging taxes to maximize profits for their shareholders. …

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Amazon Workers Defeat Union Effort in Alabama

Amazon Workers Defeat Union Effort in Alabama

Amazon Workers Defeat Union Effort in Alabama Amazon Workers Defeat Union Effort in Alabama Amazon workers at a giant warehouse in Alabama voted decisively against forming a union on Friday, squashing the most significant labor drive in the internet giant’s history and dealing a crushing blow to organizers, Democrats and their allies when conditions have appeared ripe for unions to …

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Amazon Union Vote: Labor Loss May Bring Shift in Strategy

Amazon Union Vote: Labor Loss May Bring Shift in Strategy

Amazon Union Vote: Labor Loss May Bring Shift in Strategy Amazon Union Vote: Labor Loss May Bring Shift in Strategy “Everywhere they tried, they were defeated,’’ Nelson Lichtenstein, a labor historian at the University of California, Santa Barbara, said of the unions. “Walmart would send teams to swamp the stores to work against a union. They are good at it.” …

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Amazon Union Vote Count Pauses for Night: Live Updates

The ballots in the union drive at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., are expected to be counted by hand starting either Thursday afternoon or Friday morning.

Amazon Union Vote Count Pauses for Night: Live Updates Amazon Union Vote Count Pauses for Night: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: The ballots in the union drive at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., are expected to be counted by hand starting either Thursday afternoon or Friday morning.Credit…Charity Rachelle for The New York Times With about half …

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Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Gathers 3,215 Ballots

Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Gathers 3,215 Ballots

Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Gathers 3,215 Ballots Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Gathers 3,215 Ballots The union seeking to represent workers at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama said late Wednesday that there were 3,215 ballots cast — or about 55 percent of the roughly 5,800 workers who were eligible to vote. The ballots are expected to be counted by …

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Bezos backs Biden’s corporate tax hike after president shamed Amazon for tax dodging

Bezos backs Biden’s corporate tax hike after president shamed Amazon for tax dodging

Bezos backs Biden’s corporate tax hike after president shamed Amazon for tax dodging Bezos backs Biden’s corporate tax hike after president shamed Amazon for tax dodging The world’s richest man Jeff Bezos has backed Joe Biden’s proposed corporate tax hike after the president shamed Amazon for tax dodging. The billionaire CEO announced that his company would support the White House’s …

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Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds

Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds

Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds Amazon Illegally Fired Activist Workers, Labor Board Finds 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 …

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How Big Is Amazon, Really?

How Big Is Amazon, Really?

How Big Is Amazon, Really? How Big Is Amazon, Really? Market size matters, but even small changes have an outsize ripple effect. Source link

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Counting of Ballots Begins in Amazon Union Vote: Live Updates

The Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala.

Counting of Ballots Begins in Amazon Union Vote: Live Updates Counting of Ballots Begins in Amazon Union Vote: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: The Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala.Credit…Charity Rachelle for The New York Times The counting of votes that will determine whether to a union can form at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., begins Tuesday. …

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Contentious Union Vote at Amazon Heads to a Count

Contentious Union Vote at Amazon Heads to a Count

Contentious Union Vote at Amazon Heads to a Count Contentious Union Vote at Amazon Heads to a Count “Obviously, we want to win,” Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont said on Friday when he visited Alabama. “But I think a major point has already been proven. And that is that workers, even in the Deep South, are prepared to stand up …

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