Ben Sachs Shares Thoughts on the Significance of Amazon Bessemer Union Vote

Ben Sachs (’99), Professor of Labor and Industry at Harvard Law School, was quoted in The New York Times regarding the impact of a vote towards unionization at the Amazon Bessemer facility (“Amazon Workers’ Union Drive Reaches Far Beyond Alabama,” Mar. 2). “This is an organizing campaign in the right-to-work South during the pandemic at one of the largest companies in the world. The significance of a union victory there really couldn’t be overstated.”