Ever wonder how Amazon can get that book/router/Kindle/infant car seat/quilted faux fur collar to you so fast? Here’s what it takes and what our purchases contribute to: “I Was a Warehouse Wage Slave,” by Mac Maclelland. (Of course, Amazon isn’t the only corporation doing this, but they are the biggest.)
A few other problems.
I’m giving up my account. It will be inconvenient, but maybe one of the few independent booksellers in town will stay open a little longer.