● Amazon fired two workers in retaliation for their activism, the National Labor Relations Board found. These were not warehouse workers in Alabama—they were designers in Seattle who had pressured the company both about conditions for warehouse workers and its climate change impact. Which goes to show that it’s not just warehouse workers who need labor protections.
The people of D.C. are in collective grief and mourning on the death of Washington Teacher Union president Elizabeth “Liz” A. Davis in a car accident on April 4, 2021. She has been a powerful presence in the lives thousands of students, teachers, and families through her unwavering dedication to radical teaching, righteous activism, and grassroots organizing.