Over 800 Musicians Boycott Amazon Events Due to Company’s Ties with ICE

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Amazon, the ubiquitous corporation of our time, is facing backlash for conducting business with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which operates the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Last week, more than 800 musicians signed an open letter pledging to boycott all Amazon festivals and events until the company withdraws its contracts with the government agency.