You might or might not have heard about the New York Times article that sharply criticized Amazon for its workplace conditions, but it’s there and it’s been causing a whole discussion on workplace ethics in tech companies. But worry not; I’ve aggregated a bunch of the relevant articles in a neat package for you to read.
THE ARTICLE THAT STARTED IT ALL
A scrutiny from the New York Times taking a look at workplace culture inside Amazon: Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace
A pro-Amazon post, attempting to refute details of the New York Times article: An Amazonian’s response to “Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace
Jeff Bezos’s own response to Amazon employees, giving his view on company culture at the moment: Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Replies to Criticism on Workplace Policies
Reaction from a senior editor at Re/code, in an interview from NPR: Tech Industry Reacts To New York Times’ Amazon Exposé
A op-ed on New York Times questioning if the negative portrayal of Amazon’s workplace culture was valid or not: Was Portrayal of Amazon’s Brutal Workplace on Target?
An official, non-editorial article from the New York Times talking about the responses, including that of Jeff Bezos: Jeff Bezos and Amazon Employees Join Debate Over Its Culture
Hat tip to all sources for the articles, as this is, after all, an aggregation of all the news out there.