Amazon’s union battle in Bessemer, Alabama is about dignity, racial justice, and the future of the American worker

“Society still needs to dismantle and replace the underlying structures that generate these racial disparities. And while tax cuts and stimulus checks provide needed relief, what can truly change the system is worker power.”

“Congress needs similar pressure from the racial and economic justice movements. The workers in Bessemer are doing just that, which should inspire others across the nation to demand better working conditions.”

“When workers are unable to collectively bargain and demand their fair share, economic growth becomes concentrated in the hands of a few.”

“Congress needs similar pressure from the racial and economic justice movements. The workers in Bessemer are doing just that, which should inspire others across the nation to demand better working conditions”

By Andre Perry, Molly Kinder, Laura Stateler, Carl Romer

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