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We are Amazon employees who want climate leadership. Views ≠ Amazon. amazonemployeesclimatejustice@gmail.com

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The time for pledges and PR signaling is over. Planet Earth needs to see the numbers go down. We need pollution red… https://t.co/vaJIT6RflLThis dichotomy showcases long-standing environmental racism of investments in pretty green futures for white people… https://t.co/i66e2yiO8qThis green stadium is being constructed in the affluent, predominantly-white Queen Anne neighborhood in Seattle WA.… https://t.co/9OKwztYRK0Amazon's recent release of its 2019 carbon footprint - which saw emissions rise 15%/6.77 MMT in one year - followed… https://t.co/cdz6AEZfZl
6/26
2020
ICYMI: our thread from last night about Amazon’s 2019 carbon footprint report ⤵️ https://t.co/tbb8Xw4x6Y9/9 We know 2020 will be even worse. Climate change does not give breaks for pandemics. We will continue to speak o… https://t.co/Ash0MrFpOo8/ While we are glad that Amazon has released its carbon footprint so we can start holding Amazon accountable, the… https://t.co/sFG8BxkFHC7/ Last year, Amazon released its first ever carbon footprint report only after employees spoke out & walked out to… https://t.co/rzg9mZVrTI6/ If Amazon truly stands in solidarity w/ Black communities, it would focus the $2B Climate Pledge Fund on reducin… https://t.co/S7VmJyJnh35/ "Carbon intensity” allows Amazon to prop its planet-harming profits up alongside its carbon emissions & claim th… https://t.co/6opIkhsp844/ Amazon greenwashes its emissions growth by saying the year-over-year increase is less than its sales growth. But… https://t.co/fhI024fH2U3/ Amazon’s CO2 emissions grew by 6.77 Millions of Metrics Tons (MMT) last year, a 15% increase from just last year… https://t.co/fccDgVfawM2/ In 2018, the @IPCC_CH said that in order to limit global warming to 1.5°C and avoid catastrophic global climate… https://t.co/QX0h16fflYTHREAD/ Today @Amazon released its carbon footprint for 2019. While making promises last year to be a more sustaina… https://t.co/5Jc5DaZIwT
6/24
2020
AECJ stands in support of the Whole Foods employees who were sent home from work for wearing #BlackLivesMatter mask… https://t.co/36RXu35rpB
6/21
2020
There is no climate justice without racial justice. Learn more about defunding police here: https://t.co/EhjACKHZsChttps://t.co/lqJ4bWRL5ZLink for organizations to sign on: https://t.co/W0e5aexRwXAECJ signed on to the demands to Defund Seattle Police. We ask individuals and other organizations to join us in ca… https://t.co/Ha7fS6rrYB(cont)...when they deny our call for racial equity assessments in business decisions & eliminating the environmenta… https://t.co/WCJRjLTsXoActions speak louder than words. Amazon's words mean nothing when they are firing Black employees organizing for be… https://t.co/cLF4VQE70Y
6/4
2020
Actions speak louder than words. @Amazon, instead of just saying you support the Black community, how about address… https://t.co/gghRteFPOnFight for climate justice is a fight for racial justice. We cannot build a zero carbon future w/o addressing racial… https://t.co/yIqL6BwSwN
6/3
2020
.@AMZNforClimate found that the majority of Amazon's warehouses are located in communities of color. And they say t… https://t.co/AEk3BYfqTd
Retweeted by Amazon Employees For Climate Justice
6/1
2020
We, @CCAEJ, along with our allies @AMZNforClimate, demand Amazon end it’s Environmental racist practices and bring… https://t.co/gYAVxVOpFf
Retweeted by Amazon Employees For Climate Justice @willcountynews Thanks for seeing through how change really happens at Amazon! We worked with @CCAEJ to show how Am… https://t.co/xUNcaBQLWSAmazon's pollution from big diesel trucks & planes are harming communities of color living near warehouses now. We… https://t.co/BIEfij1EPn @greenpeaceusa @emahlee @marencosta Thanks for having us on Instagram! You can listen to the 2-min speech… https://t.co/fStP39c0PDTODAY at the @Amazon annual shareholder meeting ... the thread continues; listen in to @marencosta and teens from… https://t.co/UU84E1lVPQ11/We want to root out toxicity in our culture and operations, and return to Day 1. Press release:… https://t.co/yM7sKs5Nrg @teamcoworker @marencosta We worked with frontline community members with @CCAEJ to show how Amazon is disproportio… https://t.co/fnNzUk41av @KYWeise Thanks for the coverage! Anyone can listen to our presentation (with @CCAEJ) to @JeffBezos here about how… https://t.co/nnw19G1usMIs it a coincidence that the majority of Amazon’s warehouses are located in communities of color or is that trend p… https://t.co/HUUmeGaayWAmazon's Board response: "We are already responsibly managing the environmental impact of our operations...on commu… https://t.co/Xe7cbfCdMuTODAY: @marencosta and teens from @CCAEJ just spoke to @jeffbezos during the @Amazon annual shareholder meeting to… https://t.co/MExDcYt00f
5/27
2020
10/We want zero emissions by 2030 while investing first in the communities most impacted by Amazon’s pollution. We… https://t.co/nAOhJkvNMT9/We, along with @CCAEJ, urge Amazon to address how racism is intertwined with the climate crisis and within its op… https://t.co/D6WnzwJN9u8/@Amazon Board claims: "...[We] are already responsibly managing the environmental impact of our operations...on communities of color.”7/Instead of addressing these issues, Amazon fired warehouse workers and tech workers for raising concerns about it… https://t.co/GBfWytBoX86/Workers & families living near Amazon’s warehouses want Amazon to take responsibility for its impact on their hea… https://t.co/urdJRNSJz35/Amazon's Climate Pledge ignores the racial disparity of this pollution & the Board claims they’re doing enough. B… https://t.co/8T4I5eWjeC4/Amazon’s pollution is concentrated around its warehouses, many of which are located in majority Black and Latinx… https://t.co/xENJ4Eey0h3/We’re back this year because the Climate Pledge is good progress but it’s not enough. Emissions from heavy diesel… https://t.co/YFm4YhT6ap2/Last year we filed a resolution asking for a climate plan. After thousands of Amazon employees publicly signed on… https://t.co/HqZKD4mD1K1/Tomorrow is @amazon’s shareholder meeting & with our partner @CCAEJ,we ask the Board to address its environmental… https://t.co/SnvB5GRi7C
5/26
2020
9/ We, as Amazon Employees for Climate Justice, will continue working w/ our colleagues to call on Amazon to become… https://t.co/CA0OkJHELH8/ We still believe Amazon and its employees have an incredible opportunity to lead in these times of crises, both… https://t.co/FYZJKlNA7k7/ The takeaway is obvious: Amazon will not become the company we know it can & must be for the future of our plane… https://t.co/dSVF8Y41JL6/ On the other hand, Amazon’s Climate Pledge, the Bezos Earth Fund, and improvements to COVID19 safety in the ware… https://t.co/tyJUIGMzF35/ If a senior leader, respected throughout the tech industry, is unable to get the company to change even when it… https://t.co/JrGzz0vtRc4/ Amazon claims they support workers criticizing their employer’s working conditions, but says this criticism must… https://t.co/ERWU75T4Ck3/ @timbray, a VP and one of less than 16 Distinguished Engineers at Amazon, attempted to voice his concerns using… https://t.co/qBQjPvS6Os2/ Read @timbray’s blog piece where he talks about what happened and the thoughts behind his decision to leave Amaz… https://t.co/4TyjGesKiT1/ We are saddened by the departure of Distinguished Engineer @timbray, VP at AWS, who quit Amazon b/c he saw a “ve… https://t.co/Qac1kfbA4N
5/5
2020
Words of support and solidarity from @marencosta and @emahlee who were fired for standing with Amazon warehouse wor… https://t.co/GWd1Acxk6YWe stand in solidarity with frontline workers who have been risking their lives to help the world survive a global… https://t.co/A3qp7JgX7AThank you @RepJayapal for advocating for frontline workers, including paid leave, safety measures & hazard pay! “..… https://t.co/fzTYQJWvqgThank you for your support @RepJayapal "...extremely concerned by reports that Amazon has fired workers who led eff… https://t.co/YOPathnuxXIt’s past time, @amazon, to stop firing and starting listening to your workers—and to these 73 elected leaders and… https://t.co/L3gUil9ENq @KCCouncil, & more city council members, thank you for signing: @JoeMcDermottWA @CMUpthegrove @KccClaudiahttps://t.co/xOq0tS06tLWA Legislature, thank you for signing: @senjoenguyen Sen Salomon @KarenKeiser1 @monadas @votenicolemacrihttps://t.co/1WdwzZHizk“All workers deserve a safe healthy workplace & compensation that allows them to provide for their families” Thank… https://t.co/eIxVXlvN2iThank you to the 73 elected leaders & labor leaders for your support: "Amazon has fired employees in New York, Min… https://t.co/iZFSDEO6yL
5/1
2020
Do you work at Amazon? We want to hear from you about your #AMZNSickOut day! We're powerful together. Respond to t… https://t.co/9GdAQ8JmNb"Courage is not the absence of fear. It’s the feeling of fear and standing up anyway. Today we are transformed. We… https://t.co/JAkSDQrbfq“We’ll keep going until we achieve justice, doing everything we can to make sure this world survives & ALL the peop… https://t.co/7hJOjP8hXS
4/25
2020
MN worker: “Social distancing doesn’t work; they only focus on people who are speaking up. On the line we are shoul… https://t.co/PxOiAxrpZbBrooklyn science teacher, Movement of Rank and File Educators, & delegate @UFT: “An injury to one is an injury to… https://t.co/LNc5ECYUK1#AMZNSickOut Live tweeting thread is continuing here 👇🏾 https://t.co/OG5VQSZ4EqFrontline caregivers: “In the corporations, the people up top aren't in the trenches with us and we know best what’… https://t.co/gyoUjd0m5d @RBReich: "Corporate philanthropy is nice but it's not a curtain to hide bad employee relations. @amazon has to be… https://t.co/dZH0AbR0do @RBReich: “This pandemic is how we handle crises in the future for public health and environmental crises. Environm… https://t.co/IkaVel4etm(cont @RBReich) “Amazon has prospered more than any company in this country & it’s part of the social contract; thi… https://t.co/ZS9ojwrdk2(cont from @RBReich) “If we ever were in the same boat as we are now—rich and poor, billionaires & Americans just g… https://t.co/fLTLbaM2IFAmazon—Stop firing; start listening to your workers & @RBReich at #AMZNSickOut, talks straight to @JeffBezos: "I h… https://t.co/7lFEUVcrAu @KccClaudia “The world is only going to change if we make it change. It'll be so easy to go back to default setting… https://t.co/STrck0WG7qRight now - @RBReich LIVE on #AMZNSickOut. Tune in right now: https://t.co/Mf4PfREeAf @amazon - stop the firings; start listening!Kimaya of @climatestrikewa "It’s inspirational to see all these workers putting their jobs on the line to stand up… https://t.co/5lqbFUpcAIRachel Heaton w/ @MazaskaTalks "Listen to Indigenous people: All our teachings go to taking care of Mother Earth...… https://t.co/BK9sOPLFNo @JKSteinberger “What Amazon is doing—collaborating with oil & gas, putting warehouse workers in unsafe conditions,… https://t.co/85V9rKJi1v @Greg_Palast "Pollution in our communities and in our air… the COVID virus is racist. I call it Jim Coronavirus. We… https://t.co/TSIUGmrJCl @senjoenguyen represents “the Duwamish in my district & environmental impacts are here & impacting us right now. It… https://t.co/Dz1PpTc4Ns @RichardTrumka "You're heroes every single day & without you—logistics, food, transportation workers—the country co… https://t.co/pU1YDpc9Gj @NicoleMLKCLC: “As a society we have been living with our humanity in the garbage… This is the time to talk about a… https://t.co/wK7Ousn3g6Today’s #AMZNSickOut is bringing together tech workers and warehouse workers to support each other. We appreciate… https://t.co/IwB929oSz4NY warehouse worker "Social distancing has become form of control over us. They're using enforcement to crackdown o… https://t.co/B73Ja2XHX1Amy Goodman of @democracynow: “Essential workers should not be expendable workers. Coronavirus has shown the fissur… https://t.co/in454XXBbaAmy Goodman from @democracynow live NOW talking about the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Tune in here:… https://t.co/LzExGMLedyInspiration from @enjohnston: "When innovation is based on a model of extraction of worker labor and raw material,… https://t.co/rtHfcbkZPr @enjohnston "Tech workers have significant amount of privilege & more expensive to replace, so when you organize it… https://t.co/upH0BYmNTR @Dch1United worker “They haven’t rearranged or rescheduled anything in light of the pandemic; because their priorit… https://t.co/cTEatlC2kEChicago warehouse worker: “So they eased up a little—but they did it because we demanded it. We were getting organi… https://t.co/wumv7fg5rD“You’ve been validated because we now see the best protection for our society against a virus or any other threat i… https://t.co/j1fErWnqY9“We want to show the world what it looks like to stand up for those who've faced retaliation from any company, esp… https://t.co/qv9VrmaPYJThank you @SenSanders for your support! No, we will stand for being silenced. #AMZNSickOut @amazon: stop firing &… https://t.co/HNFL2Fh9MoFrench warehouse workers: “They put measures in place only due to actions of the employees. They did it without mak… https://t.co/ywP0EqbDBZAmazon employee about #AMZNSickOut: “This is something we as employees need to pay attention to. This whole event i… https://t.co/bUMvPRduSdAmazon tech workers on sending invites to #AMZNSickOut: “I don’t feel brave for me it was just the right thing to d… https://t.co/Ac1tl46R1G @rebeccanagle “[in] this health disparity we're facing a data disparity; not including Native Americans as category… https://t.co/vWzUCKhRWC @rebeccanagle “(Native people) only have 2% of nation’s land; over 50% of that land is oil and gas reserves. So kee… https://t.co/H9ARSesSPsHundreds of Amazon workers & allies are tuned in to our Livestream NOW to support @marencosta and @emhalee who were… https://t.co/M2AcUV3N5N
4/24
2020

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