Amazon warehouse workers in Europe stage we are not robots protests

Amazon warehouse workers in several countries in Europe are protesting over what they claim are inhuman working conditions which treat people like robots. It’s the latest in a series of worker actions this year. They’ve timed the latest protest for Black Friday, one of the busiest annual shopping days online as…

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Church of England criticizes Amazon, but it has a ton of Amazon shares

Justin Welby, the Archbishop of CanterburyImage: SIMON DAWSON / Contributor/Gettyimages This week, the most senior bishop in the Church of England, Justin Welby (aka the Archbishop of Canterbury) criticized the U.S. retail giant Amazon for getting away “with paying almost nothing in tax.” Which would be fine if it weren’t…

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The irony of Amazon promoting small businesses with Storefronts is too much

Shop at your local store — on Amazon.Image: amazon/screengrab Nice try, Amazon. Trying to make us think you’re here to support small businesses. We see you with your glossy new “Storefronts” webpage on Amazon.com.  In case you weren’t aware, Amazon has put a ton of pressure on brick-and-mortar businesses by…

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Tumblr User Explained What It Means To Be A Billionaire, And It Will Make You Feel Poor

It doesn’t matter how hard we all try to avoid being materialistic, the thought of becoming a billionaire has crossed everyone’s mind at least once, and there is no need to deny it. And even though not everyone can become one of the world’s richest people, for many of us…

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