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Read about online retailer Amazon.com and founder Jeff Bezos. Topics include Amazon Prime and Amazon Fresh; Amazon Original /Amazon Studios streaming TV; Amazon Web Services; its South Lake Union headquarters and other Seattle offices; Kindle readers, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Echo and Alexa; its e-commerce competitors; and Bezos’ Washington Post ownership and Blue Origin space venture.

Amazon and CEO Jeff Bezos challenged on climate change. Here’s how shareholders voted on it and other issues.

An attendee at Amazon.com’s annual shareholders meeting walks at left as members of the Service Employees International Union protest outside Amazon.com’s annual shareholders meeting, Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Seattle. SEIU members dressed as the popular “poop” emoji Wednesday to call attention to what they called poor conditions for workers with Amazon’s security contractor Security Industry Specialists. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) WATW106 WATW106

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who attended the meeting in Seattle, faced an unprecedented barrage of activist shareholder proposals on environmental, social and governance issues.

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