Thanks for visiting Flee the Jungle! If you’re wondering why we would build a site like this to impact a great company like Amazon, the answer is that Amazon’s run by a wealthy libertarian who’s shown only modest concern for his home community as his company’s growth has dramatically impacted the city — good in some ways, but largely problematically in many: we have massive traffic, rising un-affordability forcing residents out of their neighborhoods, severe gender problems, gentrification and even a rise in hate crimes against the LGBTQ community here.

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You can read our launch article about Flee the Jungle: It’s Time to Cut Our Spending at Amazon. Also, here are a number of stories that will help you come up to speed on Amazon, CEO Jeff Bezos and their impacts on Seattle:


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