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Companies like Netflix, McDonald’s, and Target are speaking out amid the George Floyd protests — and some are actually taking action

Protests are spreading through the US after the death of George Floyd, a Black man who died after a white police officer knelt on his neck for over 8 minutes. Many companies are weighing in on the protests, but not all of them have announced specific actions, donations, or internal changes. Read more to see how companies and their leaders...

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‘We’re Out There’ So Protect Us, Protesting Workers Tell Amazon, Target, Instacart

Workers at retail and delivery companies, including Amazon, Target, and Instacart, walked off the job Friday to demand better pay and treatment. Their work has been deemed “essential,”[1] but they say it has gotten too dangerous during the coronavirus pandemic — and they want the companies to do more to protect them. “This company failed us. It failed the workers....

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Google employees will rally in protest of alleged worker retaliation

Google is under fire again for its treatment of employees. Tomorrow, a group of Google employees is holding a rally and press conference to speak out against the company’s decision to place two employees on indefinite administrative leave. Earlier this month, Google fired one employee and put two, Laurence Berland and Rebecca Rivers, on leave Your data. Your experience. TechCrunch...

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Google employees around the globe walk out to protest company’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations

Hundreds of Google employees around the world walked out of their offices on Thursday to protest how the company handles sexual misconduct allegations. Google employees around the globe walk out to protest company’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations Workers are protesting the company’s handling of sexual harassment allegations. Google employees walk out to protest handling of sexual misconduct allegations Hundreds...

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