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As It ‘Gears Up To Battle’ A Unionizing Campaign By The Teamsters In Southern California, A ‘Secret’ Amazon Memo ‘Exposes Its Plan To Hire Only The Vulnerable’

Published Tuesday, August 9, 2022
by Labor News Story Link To People’s World
As It ‘Gears Up To Battle’ A Unionizing Campaign By The Teamsters In Southern California, A ‘Secret’ Amazon Memo ‘Exposes Its Plan To Hire Only The Vulnerable’

Mark Gruenberg at People’s World reports Amazon, the monster retailer and warehouse firm that’s already known for spending millions on Union-Busting - is gearing up to battle a Teamsters’ campaign to Unionize it, especially in a key area, Southern California.  Its target to exploit: “vulnerable people.”  In a memo leaked to Recode, Amazon says it would hire students from poor households and people just let out of jail after finishing their sentences.  The implication is they would be desperate for jobs and join Amazon.

To Read Gruenberg’s Story, Go To: www.peoplesworld.org/article/secret-amazon-memo-exposes-plan-to-hire-only-the-vulnerable/

 

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