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Why some people are choosing not to give Amazon their business

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Amazon grew even stronger during the pandemic. Now a small, but vocal, contingent is choosing to walk away. One of their members got a feature in the New York Times over the weekend.

We talk about the reasons people are choosing not to give Amazon their business anymore. Our guests:

  • Andrew Brady, co-founder of the Rochester chapter of Conscious Capitalism
  • Kelby Russell, winemaker at Red Newt Cellars and Kelby James Russell Wines
  • Julia Hoyle, winemaker at Hosmer Winery
Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
Megan Mack is the executive producer of "Connections with Evan Dawson" and live/televised engagement programming.
Emmarae Stein is the production assistant for "Connections with Evan Dawson."