Nancy Pelosi Hasn’t Spoken About the Amazon Union Vote

(TheDailyHorn.com) – While unions continue to experience declining membership, workers at an Amazon facility in Staten Island, New York, voted at the end of March to unionize despite intense pressure from the company not to do so. Few expected the workers to have a chance without any aid from a union. Out of 8,300 warehouse workers qualified to vote, 2,654 chose to be represented by Amazon Labor Union, and 2,131 voted against the measure. Some …

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Nancy Pelosi Hasn’t Spoken About the Amazon Union Vote

While unions continue to experience declining membership, workers at an Amazon facility in Staten Island, New York, voted at the end of March to unionize despite intense pressure from the company not to do so. Few expected the workers to have a chance without any aid from a union. Out of 8,300 warehouse workers qualified to vote, 2,654 chose to be represented by Amazon Labor Union, and 2,131 voted against the measure. Some say the move could …

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Ex-employee Describes Amazon Job as Modern Day Slavery

(TheDailyHorn.com) – Working in a warehouse isn’t a dream job for most people. The work is laborious, and frequently the hours are long. Yet, there’s a difference between working hard and working in a slave factory. There are numerous stories of ex-Amazon warehouse workers who complained of unfair work practices. In August, an unnamed female Amazon employee from Connecticut quit her job after comparing the work environment to modern slavery. 'I quit my Amazon warehouse …

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