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Amazon fires two employees critical of working conditions [Video]

Amazon fires two employees critical of working conditions

Amazon said on Tuesday it terminated two employees, who criticized the working conditions at the e-commerce giant's warehouses in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, for "repeatedly violating..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:27Published
Amazon Fires Worker Leading Coronavirus Walkout [Video]

Amazon Fires Worker Leading Coronavirus Walkout

Amazon fired an employee after they helped organize a walkout over the company’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

Credit: HuffPost NOW News     Duration: 01:09Published
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro Accuses Leonardo DiCaprio of Funding Amazon Fires [Video]

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro Accuses Leonardo DiCaprio of Funding Amazon Fires

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro Accuses Leonardo DiCaprio of Funding Amazon Fires. In a recent address to reporters on Nov. 29, Brazil president Jair Bolsonaro accused Leonardo DiCaprio of..

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Smoke from Amazon fires could accelerate glacial melting in Andes [Video]

Smoke from Amazon fires could accelerate glacial melting in Andes

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Leonardo DiCaprio Denies Financing Amazon Fires: Accusation By Brazilian President [Video]

Leonardo DiCaprio Denies Financing Amazon Fires: Accusation By Brazilian President

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed, without evidence, that actor Leonardo DiCaprio is financing the fires that are ravaging the Amazon rainforest. Bolsonaro took aim at the environmentally..

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Extinction Rebellion protest outside BlackRock offices in London over Amazon fires [Video]

Extinction Rebellion protest outside BlackRock offices in London over Amazon fires

Extinction Rebellion activists protest outside offices in London against deforestation in the Amazon. Activists from Extinction Rebellion climate change group protest outside the offices of asset..

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Brazilian forces will deploy to fight Amazon fires

World leaders at the G-7 summit could be ready to declare the raging wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest an international crisis. After dragging his feet for a few days, Brazil's president..
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Brazil's president says tens of thousands of troops mobilizing to fight Amazon fires

Brazil’s president says the army will battle the fires raging in the Amazon after facing pressure from critics. Manuel Bojorquez reports in Rio Branco, Brazil.
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Brazil rejects $20 million offer from G-7 countries to help fight Amazon fires

The Brazilian government is saying "no thank you" to a $20 million offer of aid from G-7 nations to help fight the devastating forest fires in the Amazon region. More than 80,000 fires have been..
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A longtime Amazon engineer quit in dismay over the company firing workers who organized, and says it will cost him more than $1 million

a longtime amazon engineer quit in dismay over the company firing workers who organized, and says it will cost him more than $1 million
· An Amazon engineer and VP says he resigned "in dismay" over Amazon's firing of whistleblowers who raised concerns about warehouse employees frightened of COVID-19. · Writing on his personal blog,..
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Amazon fires 2 workers who publicly criticized warehouse conditions

Amazon has fired two workers who recently criticized the company over its warehouse conditions during the current coronavirus pandemic. As the Washington Post, which is owned by Amazon CEO Jeff..
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Amazon fires at least 3 employees who criticized workplace conditions

The company seems to be developing a habit of letting outspoken critics go.
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Amazon fires workers who criticized its environmental policy

The ecommerce company has also dismissed warehouse workers involved in walkouts over working conditions.
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Amazon fires two employees over criticism of labor practices

Amazon has confirmed the firing of two former employees who had been vocal critics of the company's climate and labor practices. On Monday, the retailer told the Washington Post, which is owned by..
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Amazon Fires Two Workers Who Criticized Its Efforts to Keep Warehouse Workers Safe

The two tech employees fired had offered to match donations up to $500, arguing there are insufficient protections in place to protect warehouse workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Amazon fires two more employees who were openly critical of working conditions during pandemic

Two additional employees who were publicly critical of Amazon’s warehouse conditions amid the COVID-19 pandemic have been fired by the company. UX designers Emily Cunningham and Maren Costa were both..
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Amazon fires strike leader, NY demands investigation


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NY’s Attorney General Calls For Investigation After Amazon Fires Employee For Breaking Quarantine

'It’s retaliation'
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Amazon fires warehouse worker who staged walkout

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon fired a worker who organized a walkout at a New York warehouse to demand greater protection against the new coronavirus, saying the employee himself flouted distancing rules..
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‘Taking Action Cost Me My Job.’ Amazon Fires Worker Who Led Coronavirus Strike


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Amazon fires worker who led strike over novel coronavirus

Amazon confirmed it fired the worker, saying he violated safety regulations, including failing to abide by a 14-day quarantine required after being exposed to an employee with a confirmed case of..
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Amazon fires NY worker over coronavirus social distancing violations

Amazon said the employee allegedly violated terms of employment, including leaving a paid quarantine to participate in the demonstration
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Misinformation on Amazon fires could mean more to come

"All this fire didn't happen," one farmer said, despite all the evidence to the contrary.
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Brazilian politicians avoid Carnival as they become targets

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — At Rio’s annual Carnival celebration Monday night, comedian and composer Marcelo Adnet stood atop a float for the Sao Clemente samba school dressed in a sequin suit imitating..
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Amazon fires employees for customer data leaks


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Amazon fires multiple employees for leaking customer data, a year after a similar incident (AMZN)

amazon fires multiple employees for leaking customer data, a year after a similar incident (amzn)
· Amazon fired multiple employees over leaking customer information including email addresses and phone numbers, Business Insider has learned. · "The individuals responsible for this incident have..
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Amazon fires employees for leaking customer email addresses and phone numbers

Amazon has fired a number of employees after they shared customer email address and phone numbers with a third-party “in violation of our policies.” The email to customers sent Friday afternoon,..
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Brazil's president criticizes DiCaprio over Amazon fires

The remarks were part of a wider Brazilian government campaign against environmental groups.
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Leonardo DiCaprio Responds to Brazil’s President About Amazon Fires

The actor and environmentalist released a statement on Saturday after President Jair Bolsonaro falsely accused him of funding the fires recently set in the Amazon rainforest.
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Brazil’s Leader Falsely Blames Leonardo DiCaprio for Amazon Fires

President Jair Bolsonaro falsely claimed that the actor had financed the fires, his latest broadside to shift blame.
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Cities urge boycott of meat companies linked to Amazon fires

Lawmakers in the two biggest U.S. cities want to cut ties with businesses involved with beef imports from Brazil
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