Activision Blizzard refuses to acknowledge Proletariat union

Activision Blizzard is refusing to voluntarily acknowledge an employee union at its Proletariat Games studio, as revealed in a note posted to the Proletariat Games blog yesterday and signed by “The Proletariat Leadership Team.”

The company said it began the process to have a formal vote conducted with the National Labor Relations Board, stating that many of its employees would prefer to weigh in on the subject through an anonymous process.

“Besides being the fairest option, this also allows employees to get all the information and various points of view,” the company said. “This is an important decision, everyone deserves some time to process it and to better understand its potential impacts.

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