Amazon’s Strange Politics
Today: Amazon is progressive like a tech company, but anti-union like any old labor-intensive business.
The Agenda 👇
There’s a divide between labor-intensive and capital-intensive businesses
Amazon belongs to both worlds so its politics is rather strange
Most businesses go from labor-intensive to capital-intensive, but not Amazon
Some industries, like manufacturing, can ultimately live without labor
An explanation for Amazon’s strange politics & what’s to come