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Amazon Workers Defeat Union Effort in Alabama

Amazon workers in a huge warehouse in Alabama voted firmly against the formation of a union on Friday, suppressing the most significant labor force in the history of the internet giant.Workers cast 1,798 votes against a union, which gave…

Amazon Union Vote Count Pauses for Night

Here’s what you need to know:The ballots in the union drive at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., are expected to be counted by hand starting either Thursday afternoon or Friday morning.Credit...Charity Rachelle for The New York…

Amazon Union Vote in Alabama Gathers 3,215 Ballots

The union, which plans to represent workers at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama, announced late Wednesday that 3,215 ballots had been cast - or about 55 percent of the roughly 5,800 workers eligible to vote.Ballot papers are expected to be…

Why Amazon’s Union Vote Matters

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on weekdays.The outcome of a vote to form a union at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., Depends heavily on it.My colleague Karen Weise described it as…