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“Amazon is throwing down their throat that the union is going to take your money,” said a pro-union worker at the Bessemer facility, who spoke on the condition of anonymity over fear of retribution.
AMAZON’S ANTI-UNION BLITZ STALKS ALABAMA WAREHOUSE WORKERS EVERYWHERE, EVEN THE BATHROOMJAY GREENEFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The player is one of several members of Middle Tennessee’s football program to speak on the condition of anonymity to avoid possible retribution.
A COLLEGE FOOTBALL COACH’S SEASON AT WAR WITH THE CORONAVIRUS — AND HIS OWN SCHOOLKENT BABBJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Lynn, for example, said he is seeing calls for violent retribution continue to spread on conservative websites like Newsmax and on extremist social media apps like Gab and Parler.
AMERICANS ACROSS THE POLITICAL SPECTRUM FEAR WHAT THE CAPITOL ATTACK PORTENDSANNIE GOWEN, JENNA JOHNSON, HOLLY BAILEYJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Beijing has opposed the resolution, dishing out retribution against Australia for its role in spearheading the movement.
WHO TEAM INVESTIGATING THE ORIGIN OF COVID-19 WILL ENTER CHINA AFTER DELAYSEAMON BARRETTJANUARY 11, 2021FORTUNE
This contrasts with the more traditional criminal justice approach of retribution, and firms like Designing Justice believe physical design can increase the effectiveness of this alternative approach.
HOW PHYSICAL SPACES CAN BE DESIGNED TO FOSTER PEACEMAKING IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEMARIC JENKINSDECEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
There has to be retribution when you have a crime like this.
NEW EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS: FEDS DIDN’T IDENTIFY THEMSELVES BEFORE OPENING FIRE ON PORTLAND ANTIFA SUSPECTBY BRYAN DENSON FOR PROPUBLICA AND CONRAD WILSON, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTINGOCTOBER 13, 2020PROPUBLICA
They spoke on the condition of anonymity out of fear of retribution.
PRESIDENT’S BLOOD OXYGEN LEVELS DROPPED TWICE IN RECENT DAYS, DOCTORS SAYDEREK HAWKINS, FELICIA SONMEZ, SEUNG MIN KIM, HANNAH KNOWLESOCTOBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Officials could have acted because they were seeking to curry favor with the Kushners or feared retribution if they didn’t, according to Clark.
THE KUSHNERS’ FREDDIE MAC LOAN WASN’T JUST MASSIVE. IT CAME WITH UNUSUALLY GOOD TERMS, TOO.BY HEATHER VOGELLOCTOBER 1, 2020PROPUBLICA
If that were the case, it would mean officers inappropriately doled out tickets as personal retribution and not because someone actually broke a law.
5 BIG QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW SDPD USED THE SEDITIOUS LANGUAGE LAW AND WHAT’S NEXTSARA LIBBYSEPTEMBER 21, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Plus, without not-for-attribution reporting, some misdeeds or scandals wouldn’t come to light for fear of retribution.
DID TRUMP CALL US WAR DEAD “LOSERS” AND “SUCKERS”? THE CONTROVERSY, EXPLAINED.ALEX WARDSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX

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