Anti-Amazon Activism with Dave Colon

Premiere DateFeb 18, 2019
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:46 Dave Colon on Amazon Pulling Out of NYC Plans
03:13 Work of Local Activist Groups (QNU, DRUM, DSA)
07:18 Amazon Threat was a "Combination of Everything
13:00 Outro
13:22 Absentee Cass McCombs
16:09 Finish

Reporter Dave Colon (@DaveCoIon) joins the show to discuss how on-the-ground activism helped derail Amazon’s planned HQ2 in Long Island City, Queens.

Dave Colon has covered Amazon in NYC for Splinter, Curbed, and Gotham Gazette. Click here to visit his website.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…