Elon Musk Started to Fire Employees

Over the past few days, Twitter has laid off thousands of employees in various departments

Twitter Employees Started Posting on Instagram that they have been Fired

They also shared blue hearts and salute emojis to indicate they were out at work

Including employees from ethics, marketing, communication, search, public policy, and wellness departments at Twitter have fired

Prior to Musk's takeover, Twitter had approximately 7,500 employees, so roughly 3,700 people lost their jobs

On Thursday, a group of Twitter employees filed a class action lawsuit alleging the company violates the federal and state WARN laws

WARN Act requires employers with 100 or more employees to give 60 days' advanced notice of mass layoffs

The world's richest man, Elon Musk, believes federal labor laws are a 'trivial matter'