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Google, Alphabet employees form trade union

Monday 4 January 2021 | 14:52 CET | News
Update: 4 January 2021 | 15:19 CET
Workers from Google and other Alphabet companies have created the first Alphabet Workers Union, with support from the Communications Workers of America (CWA), the union announced. The union will be open to all Alphabet employees, regardless of role or classification and be part of CWA Local 1400. The new union aims to actively push for changes at the company, from the kinds of contracts Google accepts to employee classification, wage and compensation issues. "All issues relevant to Google as a workplace will be the purview of the union and its members," the CWA said.

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[04/01/2021 15:19- Update: adjusted to include CWA, union statements]


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