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Alex Press
asst editor . bylines: wapo, the nation, vox, n+1, etc.
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Alex Press 1m
pretty good coworker
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Danielle Paquette 22h
Calif. farmworkers say they felt pressured to work through toxic air w/o protective masks. My story from Oxnard:
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Alex Press 4h
Replying to @alexnpress
these workers are using the language of religious exemptions. amazon is too, to deny these are negotiations. and yet, they’re resisting speedup. sexism by a boss was a precipitating event, and a white coworker backed up the woman in question. live in the messy tension of reality!
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Alex Press 4h
Replying to @alexnpress
as an aside, I rarely acknowledge the intra-left debates that pit class and race or gender against one another because they’re so often a mystification of how this stuff plays out in practice when it comes to organizing. this story’s a good example of that
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Alex Press 4h
great story about some of the same workers who first made the news for organizing to pressure amazon during ramadan
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Alex Press 19h
made it to pittsburgh, having a good one
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Alex Press Nov 20
Replying to @dylanlscott
being included in this chart is the only time I’ve ever been owned online
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Alex Press Nov 20
Replying to @colonialpanic
lol yes, preaching to the choir
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Alex Press Nov 20
Replying to @alexnpress
millennials love to save our piles of bills to burn for warmth when our heat gets shut off for nonpayment
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Alex Press Nov 20
my contribution to the debt discourse is that I am being buried alive under unopened bills from debt collectors and since I’m not the only one, it’d be great if we could fix that
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Rachael Levy Nov 20
Some Amazon staff bought apartments in Long Island City just before the news came out that Amazon was likely moving there
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SF Weekly Nov 19
Democratic Socialists Distribute More N95 Masks Than the City
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The New Yorker Nov 19
It could be said that videos debunk pernicious ideologies the way that Snopes articles debunk false rumors, but that comparison sells Natalie Wynn short:
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Alex Press Nov 19
Replying to @fordm
lmao incredible
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Alex Press Nov 19
Replying to @MatthewSitman
absolutely cursed description of me, I’m never gonna live this down
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Alex Press Nov 19
hm, it appears Alicia Glen, the ex-goldman sachs person who courted amazon "on behalf" of NYC, can barely even answer a question about amazon's labor practices
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Alex Press Nov 19
Replying to @colonialpanic
lol that they don’t even actually define pundit in this study
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Alex Press Nov 19
you came in a close second
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Alex Press Nov 19
Replying to @johncarlbaker
[self-hatred intensifies]
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Alex Press Nov 19
Replying to @WeirdHandLuke
just when I think I’ve hit rock bottom, the ground falls out yet again
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