An explanation of how hard it is to boycott Amazon, even when you are an organisation calling for the boycott of corporations like Amazon
While the organisation UK Uncut
is calling for the boycotting of organisations that don't pay their fair share of tax, even they are using Amazon (though Amazon is not a company currently listed on their website, it is one of the most talked about in the UK for not paying corporation tax
The first linked article goes beyond the technical aspects of Amazon and cloud hosting and talks about a re-analysis of capitalism.
A blogger records a blow-by-blow account
of how an author tries to use social media to 'correct' bad reviews of her book. [more inside]