The Legacy of Amazon HQ2: Rebellion Against Corporate Welfare

Lasting controversy over the company’s controversial HQ2 race is changing attitudes — and regulation — around tax giveaways

Nicky Woolf
OneZero

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Activists rally in Long Island City, Queens, in February, 2019. Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

RRon Kim was in complete shock. It was November 2018, and the assemblyman had just heard details of the deal which would give Amazon more than $2 billion in…

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Nicky Woolf
OneZero

Politics, science & the internet. @GuardianUS and @newstatesman alum. not really harry styles' dad. email me: nicholas.j.woolf@googlemail.com