Fired Amazon worker files discrimination lawsuit over pandemic conditions

A former Amazon.com Inc worker who protested conditions at his New York City fulfillment center sued the retailer on Thursday, accusing it of discrimination for firing him and for putting Black and Hispanic workers at heightened risk of contracting COVID-19. In a proposed class action filed in Brooklyn federal court, Christian Smalls alleged Amazon failed […]

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WeWork losses mount but sees ‘seismic shift’ in office leasing to its favor

WeWork Companies LLC’s revenue declined but its cash burn slowed in the third quarter, a company memo showed on Thursday, as management expressed confidence the shared-workplace provider can weather the hit to the global office sector from COVID-19. Quarterly revenue slid 8% from the second quarter to $811 million, while the company posted negative free […]

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