Power Trip

Confessions of a U.S. Postal Worker: “We deliver Amazon packages until we drop dead.”

How the Post Office’s deal with Amazon has made life hell for mail carriers

Brendan O'Connor
Published in
11 min readOct 31, 2018
Photo by Robert Alexander/Getty

EEarlier this year, Amazon became the second U.S.-based company to be valued at more than $1 trillion. Yet for all its dominance and efficiency, Amazon…