“It gave me more confidence than I've ever had in my entire life,” said former Overland Park Starbucks employee Michael Vestigo.
The president, vice president, and labor secretary met with union organizers at Amazon and Starbucks.
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The supervisor kept his job even after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a barista. She got fired.
Amazon Labor Union's loss at LDJ5 in Staten Island shows that despite its stunning upset in April, unionization efforts at Amazon still face an uphill battle.
The bill is a response to skyrocketing injury rates in Amazon warehouses.
At least 18 pro-union employees have been fired since February, in what workers say is an attempt to stop an increasingly popular union campaign.
Starbucks fired the 20-year-old barista and organizer just days before employees begin voting on whether to unionize.
Schultz promised Starbucks would introduce NFTs this year—an hour before his company fired a union organizer at a Phoenix store.
The Amazon Labor Union won the vote in the face of relentless union busting from one of the most powerful companies in the world.
‘I think we're a lot better off trying to take the power into our own hands.’
Motherboard spoke to Amazon warehouse workers in Staten Island about how they voted in the ongoing election.