Amazon Trained Social Media Propaganda Army on How to Defend Jeff Bezos and Attack Critics

by Lucas Nolan

Leaked internal documents reveal that Amazon “ambassadors,” a social media propaganda force, were trained to defend the company and Jeff Bezos along with targeting Bernie Sanders under a program codenamed “Veritas.”

The Intercept reports that Amazon’s army of employees defending the company across social media was conceived under an internal project codenamed “Veritas,” which aimed to train and dispatch select employees to social media to fight for the company.

Recently attention has been brought to the ambassadors as they responded to waves of online criticism for the company’s treatment of workers ahead of a union drive at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama.

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