The Amazon Sweatshop

The Amazon Sweatshop

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An exposé of the Amazon.com warehouse in the Allentown, Penn. Morning Call found medieval conditions for scores of mostly temporary workers: insane rules, escalating quotas, random firings, no benefits, closed doors and suffocating heat that could top 110 degrees. The company's response: popsicles, bandanas and paramedics in ambulances parked outside to treat the (many) fallen.

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