December 17, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Charles Lapham, MLK Labor Communications Director
King County Unions Stand with Amazon Tech Workers
(Seattle, WA) — The following statement was issued by MLK Labor Executive Secretary-Treasurer Nicole Grant on the news that Amazon Tech Workers were filing shareholder resolutions that ask the company to produce a plan on how it plans to reduce its use of fossil fuels.
“It’s inspiring to see the collective action being taken by Amazon tech workers around climate change. From Amazon to Google, tech workers are choosing to stand together to take on big issues—and they’re winning!”