Chris Smalls, a fired Amazon.com fulfilment centre employee, centre, holds a sign during a protest outside the company’s facility in Staten Island, a borough of New York City, on May 1. Photo: Bloomberg Chris Smalls, a fired Amazon.com fulfilment centre employee, centre, holds a sign during a protest outside the company’s facility in Staten Island, a borough of New York City, on May 1. Photo: Bloomberg
Chris Smalls, a fired Amazon.com fulfilment centre employee, centre, holds a sign during a protest outside the company’s facility in Staten Island, a borough of New York City, on May 1. Photo: Bloomberg

Amazon engineer quits, forfeits US$1 million salary to protest firings at world’s largest online retailer

  • Tim Bray said Amazon.com fired whistle-blowers who protested working conditions at the online retailer amid the Covid-19 crisis
  • He indicated the division he worked for, Amazon Web Services, treated workers humanely by comparison

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Chris Smalls, a fired Amazon.com fulfilment centre employee, centre, holds a sign during a protest outside the company’s facility in Staten Island, a borough of New York City, on May 1. Photo: Bloomberg Chris Smalls, a fired Amazon.com fulfilment centre employee, centre, holds a sign during a protest outside the company’s facility in Staten Island, a borough of New York City, on May 1. Photo: Bloomberg
Chris Smalls, a fired Amazon.com fulfilment centre employee, centre, holds a sign during a protest outside the company’s facility in Staten Island, a borough of New York City, on May 1. Photo: Bloomberg
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