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Amazon workers in 30 other countries protest on Black Friday

Amazon workers in 30 other countries protest on Black Friday

Amazon workers and activists in 30 countries marked the traditional start of the holiday shopping season with a series of walkouts and protests demanding better wages and working conditions. In Manhattan, activists, unions and Amazon workers marched past company founder Jeff Bezos’ penthouse in the Tony Flatiron neighborhood. Outside St. Louis, a few dozen workers …

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Workers protest and are beaten at virus-hit Chinese iPhone factory

Workers protest and are beaten at virus-hit Chinese iPhone factory

BEIJING (AP) — Workers at Apple’s world’s largest iPhone factory were beaten and detained during protests over pay amid virus checks, according to witnesses and social media videos on Wednesday, as tensions mount over Chinese efforts to tackle a further rise in infections. Videos that said they had been filmed at the factory in the …

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