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USA: WFTU participates in the organizing meeting of “Support Alabama Amazon Workers”

World Federation of Trade Unions On March 6th, the WFTU participated in the organizing meeting of “Support Alabama Amazon Workers” in solidarity with BAmazon workers. The meeting brought together more than 250 unionists, labor organizers and simple workers from all over the USA in order to debate on the foundation of a union against one of the biggest multinationals of the whole world. The webinar also discussed on how to build more international solidarity with Amazon workers fighting for a union in the US and how that can connect to…

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Amazon workers in Germany and Poland in coordinated cross-border strikes

This week UNI affiliates ver.di and Solidarnosc organised cross border strikes in Poland and Germany at Amazon warehouses across both countries. After ver.di called for strikes in the Amazon warehouses in Leipzig, Bad Hersfeld, Rheinberg and Werne, the walkouts began last night with workers leaving their nightshifts. The strike will end on May 3. A group of around 60 workers has traveled from Bad Hersfeld and Leipzig to Wroclaw, joining an action by Polish Amazon employees. Joining members of Solidarnosc, German Amazon workers showed their solidarity with Polish workers striking…

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