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Amazon workers in the UK are protesting after being given a pay rise of just 42 cents an hour

4 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Amazon's warehouse at Tilbury in Essex, east of London. John Keeble/Getty Images
Amazon workers at several UK warehouses across have been holding protests over pay this week.
Insider spoke to three who say they are treated "like slaves" and struggling due to high inflation.
One warehouse worker was suspended on Friday and blamed the move on a decision to protest.
Hundreds of workers at some of Amazon's UK warehouses have been holding protests after being told they are getting a pay rise of just 35p an hour despite soaring inflation.
The retail giant's decision sparked walkouts and protests...
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