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Anti-Amazon Sentiment Is Spreading Now That the NYC Deal Has Collapsed

And big tech companies should be worried.
VICE Staff
3.1.19
Late Capitalism

Anti-Amazon Fever Is Spreading, and Big Tech Companies Should Be Worried

After the company's deal collapsed in New York, the next community-upending project might be a tougher sell.
Ankita Rao
2.26.19
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How anti-gentrification activists derailed Amazon’s New York City plans

"I think this marks a turning point because of the size and power of Amazon."
Rex Santus
2.15.19
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Amazon Won't Build HQ2 in New York, But it Will Continue Grifting Taxpayers Elsewhere

It's a huge win for New Yorkers, but Amazon's practice of extracting subsidies from state and local governments is still hugely successful all over the country.
Jason Koebler
2.14.19
Late Capitalism

What Amazon Infiltrating America's School System Might Look Like

The corporate giant's computer science initiative could help local kids find decent tech jobs. But will it put a dent in inequality?
Ankita Rao
2.8.19
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Amazon's New Office Propaganda Campaign Has Begun

The much-hyped "HQ2" is still a way off, but the tech goliath is already sending out fliers to quell the uprising.
Ankita Rao
1.17.19
Late Capitalism

Amazon Is Bringing in Elite Lobbyists Amid Seething Rage Over HQ2

One of the most powerful corporations ever is acting like it has a lot to lose. Maybe because it does.
Ankita Rao
12.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dozens of Amazon Warehouse Workers Injured in Bizarre Bear Repellent Accident

Twenty-four people were hospitalized after a canister of the stuff was punctured by an automated machine.
Arimeta Diop
12.5.18
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New York is kicking a bunch of public school employees out of their offices to make room for Amazon

More than 1,000 NYC public school employees will lose their offices to accommodate Amazon’s new secondary headquarters
Rex Santus
11.15.18
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There's Growing Backlash From People Who Don't Want Amazon to Move to Their City

Local activists say the city’s public funds could be used to better ends than lining Jeff Bezos’s pockets.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.1.18