We were reading about VER.DI, the German service workers union protest against Amazon not paying the prevailing wage in German warehouses. Amazon calls it's employees logistic workers rather than catalog or internet fulfillment workers and can thus pay a lower wage.
Members of Ver.Di were on hand to picket the Amazon headquarters in December.
Here is the story from Internet Retailer about Amazon's tactic.
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