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When philanthropy’s power couple splits, Melinda French Gates’s influence could grow

Melinda French Gates will have the opportunity to set her own philanthropic course after her divorce from Bill Gates.
  • May 5, 2021

Bill and Melinda Gates, who run one of the world’s largest philanthropies, plan to divorce after 27 years

The Gateses will continue to run their foundation, one of the world’s largest, even after their divorce.
  • May 3, 2021

Six things to know about the latest efforts to bring unions to Big Tech

New efforts to unionize tech employees are cropping up. Here’s what you need to know.
  • Apr 30, 2021
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Amazon and the new trust busters

The Biden nominee who wants to shake up Amazon. And a volcanic eruption meets a pandemic.
  • Apr 22, 2021

Union alleges Amazon pressured workers as it seeks to set aside warehouse vote

The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union accused Amazon of intimidating staff to persuade them to reject unionization at an Alabama warehouse.
  • Apr 19, 2021

The union’s defeat at Amazon is shaking up the labor movement and exposing a rift between organizers

The labor movement is working to regroup, with emotions high after a veteran organizer wrote a sharp critique of the union’s tactics in Alabama.
  • Apr 18, 2021

Bezos acknowledges Amazon needs to do ‘a better job’ for employees after union vote

The Amazon chief executive offers his first thoughts on the high-profile union vote at the e-commerce giant's Bessemer, Ala., warehouse in his annual shareholder letter.
  • Apr 15, 2021

Amazon’s win in Alabama is latest victory in power struggle between tech giants, workers

For decades, tech company workers have advocated for better rights and better behavior from their employers. But deep pocketed companies like Amazon, Facebook and Uber have largely gotten their way.
  • Apr 10, 2021

Workers at Amazon warehouse in Alabama reject unionization, a major win for the e-commerce giant

The closely watched vote, which involved thousands of workers at a Bessemer, Ala., warehouse, will probably face challenges at the National Labor Relations Board and in court that could delay the final outcome.
  • Apr 9, 2021

Union appears headed toward defeat in Amazon vote in Alabama

The union may claim Amazon’s role tainted the Bessemer, Ala., union vote and could move to overturn the results if it loses the election.
  • Apr 8, 2021