Submitted by solidarity on Mon, 05/05/2014 - 07:26
Google and Amazon launch same-day delivery in L.A. area
Amazon employees work in the company's fulfillment center in San Bernardino. (Irfan Khan, Los Angeles Times / October29, 2013)
May 4, 2014, 9:00 p.m.
Google and Amazon are going head to head over Los Angeles shoppers, launching same-day delivery services in the area within days of each other.
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Despite Local 'No' Votes, Teamsters International Declares UPS Contract Ratified
April 28, 2014 / Jane Slaughterenlarge or shrink textlogin or register to comment
Part-time UPSers in Louisville, Kentucky, voted 94 percent no on their local agreement last week. Earlier, they'd voted 89 percent no, and UPS came back with a worse offer. Photo: IBT Local 89.
Submitted by solidarity on Fri, 05/02/2014 - 07:45
Was neoliberalism the real cause of the Korea Sewol tragedy?
most of the Sewol’s crew members were irregular workers, with even the captain serving on a one-year contract - giving him the title of captain without any real authority.
“Under these working conditions, it’s difficult to develop any sense of devotion to or responsibility for the boat,”