Sanders and Warren proposed a bill to raise taxes on corporations that pay CEOs 50 times what they pay average workers.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos declined Bernie Sanders’s invitation to a Senate Budget Committee hearing on inequality today.
The hearing will feature testimony from a pro-union Amazon employee as Alabama Amazon workers vote on union formation.
Unionizing the Amazon warehouse workforce, which is 85 percent Black, is above all a civil rights issue, say organizers.
Khan has had a big hand in shaping the modern antitrust movement and is well known for her anti-big tech work.
As workers in Alabama organize, the company’s tactics underscore the need for the Protecting the Right to Organize Act.
Technologies like Ring, when partnered with police, pose a dangerous risk to First Amendment rights.
Amazon workers in Bessemer, Alabama, are voting on whether to become the first unionized Amazon warehouse in the U.S.
Amazon’s union-busting tactics prompted 50 members of Congress to send the company a warning letter.
The company has reportedly been shorting its gig workers by using tips to pay their hourly rate.