“I Go Days Without Eating”: Some Amazon Workers Left Homeless After Workplace Injuries

The MSM gleefully reports the financials on billionaires but nothing on those hurt by workplace hazards. Let us take up the slack and fill the vacuum left by those uncaring media lightweights. May this report go viral.

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Workplace safety incidents have been a major topic of discussion at certain high-flying companies over the last couple of months, but one of the names that hasn’t recently been mentioned has been Amazon. With the release of a new report by The Guardian early this week, that may very well change.

Amazon employees who suffer workplace safety incidents may be forgotten and left behind – with one report of a woman who was literally left “homeless”, living in her car in a fulfillment warehouse parking lot and going “days without eating”. Other employees claim that Amazon has failed to accept their workman’s compensation filings and that the company has tried to “settle” with them for a pittance in a manner that absolves Amazon of all liability.

The new expose published  over the weekend came just days after it was widely reported that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ net worth had eclipsed $150…

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Trouble is brewing in South Asia

Whether part of a preplanned strategy or not, large-scale migration flows often destabilize the destination country, and India and Myanmar are bracing for the geopolitical consequences of the Bangladeshis within their borders acquiring a firmer sense of identity separateness from their hosts. Ivy League researcher Kelly M. Greenhill’s revolutionary concept about “Weapons of Mass Migration” […]

via Bangladeshi Regional Migration Could Plunge South Asia Into War — Astute News

The Monroe Doctrine remains in full effect

30.07.2018 Written by Paul Craig Roberts; Originally appeared on paulcraigroberts.org The United States government has never allowed independent governments in Latin America. Every time people elect a government that represents them instead of US economic interests, Washington overthrows the elected government. Marine General Smedley Butler told us this as have many others. There is no doubt about […]

via Paul Craig Roberts: “The United States Is The Only Remaining Colonial Power” — Uprootedpalestinians’s Blog

Hampton U moves to new Collegiate sports conference

William Harvey will always be proud of Hampton University’s standing as a historically black institution. Founders established the school three years after the Civil War to educate former slaves and train teachers. Booker T. Washington studied there and Rosa Parks worked there. But Harvey, Hampton’s president since 1978, is equally proud of the university’s Proton…

via Hampton U. Moves To New Conference, Plans To Still Embrace Its HBCU Heritage — The Rickey Smiley Morning Show