In February, New York Attorney General Letitia James said Amazon was guilty of illegally retaliating against Smalls. And other anti-union tactics that may be illegal.
Amazon did not respond to Spence’s charges of anti-union activity in Staten Island. But they did react to the possibility of another election in Bessemer.
“Our employees had a chance to be heard during a noisy time when all types of voices were weighing into the national debate, and at the end of the day, they voted overwhelmingly in favor of a direct connection with their managers and the company. Their voice should be heard above all else, and we plan to appeal to ensure that happens.”Amazon claims in a statement.