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Protesters in Seattle petition Amazon to stop selling technology to ICE

Activists rally outside of the Spheres at Amazon’s Seattle headquarters on Monday, July 15, 2019. They called on the company to stop selling technology to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

The rally at the Spheres in Seattle was part of a wave of protests during Amazon's Prime Day sale. Some protests were focused on Amazon reportedly pitching its facial recognition technology, Rekognition, to ICE. Other protests and strikes focused on work issues.

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