Amazon Must Reinstate Activist Employee Fired After Protest, Judge Rules

Gerald Bryson lost his job at a Staten Island Amazon warehouse after he got in a verbal altercation with another employee at a protest he helped organize.
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Amazon must reinstate a worker the company fired two years ago after a protest against the company’s working conditions at a Staten Island fulfillment center, a judge ruled Monday.Gerald Bryson, a former warehouse employee, is also owed back pay, Benjamin W. Green, an administrative law judge, determined. The judge agreed with a National Labor Relations Board finding that Bryson was terminated for protesting safety conditions at the facility, …