Amazon workers criticize company on climate despite job risk


And in a David and Goliath story a small number of workers risk their jobs by challenging their employer to be better when it comes to the climate they call themselves Amazon employees for climate justice a group of workers at the online giant who gathered three hundred employees to sign on to a statement critical of the company's record on climate change they did it in a post on the blog site medium the organizer say Amazon sent them letters that threatened to fire them if they continue to speak out publicly last year more than eight thousand staffers called on Amazon to cut its carbon emissions and end its use of fossil fuels Amazon says it's already made pledges following to use one hundred percent renewable energy by twenty thirty Steve Caton

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