Amazon worker fight: ‘You’re a cog in the machine’

For its part, Amazon has responded with mandatory weekly meetings discouraging the proposal, plastered the warehouse with anti-union flyers, blasted text messages to staff, and launched a website “Do it without Dues”, which promotes the firm’s “high wages” – hourly pay starts at $15.30 (£11.15) – health benefits, and safety committee.

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