The vote alone is a massive turn at a company that has long opposed the unionization of its U.S. workforce. Now, Amazon and the union will likely engage in a pitched battle to win over the workforce at a warehouse that opened only last spring. Amazon has retained Morgan Lewis & Bockius, seen as one of the top anti-union law firms in the country. ADADAlready, Amazon has set up an anti-union website — DoItWithoutDues.com — discouraging workers from paying dues and joining the RWDSU. No unions represent its U.S. warehouse workforce, even as much of its European warehouse staffs are union members.
Source: Washington Post January 15, 2021 18:00 UTC