Somalis Stage Walkout at Amazon Fulfillment Center in Minnesota

The brief walkout occurred earlier this month in Shakopee, Minnesota, but the news appeared in my alerts today in a story at Workers World. Workers World is the newspaper of the Communist Party in the US—the Workers World Party—and it’s good to read their spin on things from time to time. I had a chuckle … Continue reading Somalis Stage Walkout at Amazon Fulfillment Center in Minnesota

Amazon Worker Strike in California Inspires Another Minnesota Worker Strike

Hey, I am just reporting the news. Don’t assume I am in any way feeling bad for Amazon!   See my previous posts on Somali workers protesting in Minnesota. From The Verge: Amazon workers in Minnesota walk out in protest over part-time work A day after The Verge reported on Sacramento Amazon workers protesting Amazon’s strict … Continue reading Amazon Worker Strike in California Inspires Another Minnesota Worker Strike

Amazon Workers' Strike is a Kind of Poetic Justice

Surely you’ve heard that, as Amazon launches its Prime Day sales, disgruntled warehouse workers in places like Minnesota, where large numbers of Somalis are employed, have organized a strike.   Remember readers that it isn’t just the ‘humanitarians’ pushing for Open Borders and more migration but it is BIG businesses, like Amazon owned by uber-wealthy … Continue reading Amazon Workers' Strike is a Kind of Poetic Justice