Hundreds Of McDonald’s Workers Strike Over Company’s Response To Coronavirus

Employees of the fast-food giant want better protective gear, guaranteed paid leave and hazard pay during the COVID-19 pandemic. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Asian American health-care workers describe racist incidents | Voices from the Pandemic

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Coronavirus updates: India’s cases near 82,000; London’s Canary Wharf plans for workers’ return

India reported another 3,967 cases of the coronavirus disease in the past day, bringing its tally to 81,970, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

Amazon whistleblowers call Bezos 'out of touch,' say they were fired for trying to protect warehouse workers from coronavirus

Two web designers say they were fired by Amazon for organizing a virtual town hall to hear from the company’s low-paid warehouse staff. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines BEST DEAL UPDATE:

‘People have forgotten how to treat other human beings in the six or seven weeks that they’ve been confined,’ store owner says after workers were harassed

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Mike Rowe says many Americans workers feel labeled ‘nonessential’ by coronavirus lockdowns

The U.S. response to the coronavirus outbreak has led to “unintended consequences” — including lost pride for many American workers, TV host Mike Rowe said Saturday night. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

‘Like a kid whose parents are withholding critical information’: How workers feel about virtual layoffs

Companies large and small are handling layoffs over minutes-long, scripted video calls, but workers say there’s a better way to handle them. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

As fashion sales fall globally, big brands leave Asia’s garment workers in limbo

The livelihoods of millions of Asian garment workers are in jeopardy after cancellations by top fashion brands, with unions, researchers and campaigners warning coronavirus could lead to a rollback of labour rights. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop … Read more…

American cruise workers denied disembarkation: ‘Treating us like disease vectors instead of humans’

Melinda Mann is one of nine American crew members on Holland America’s MS Oosterdam. She says the CDC barred them from disembarking in L.A.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

These 18 states are already paying gig workers and self-employed Americans unemployment

About a third of states are currently paying out unemployment compensation under the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, which covers gig workers, independent contractors and self-employed Americans affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

Widely Used Surgical Masks Are Putting Health Care Workers At Serious Risk

With medical supplies in high demand, federal authorities say health workers can wear surgical masks for protection while treating COVID-19 patients — but growing evidence suggests the practice is putting workers in jeopardy. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently … Read more…

GOP’s Kevin Brady: Punishing businesses with higher taxes would hurt ‘blue-collar’ workers

“I don’t think making us less competitive, less attractive, and taking more of what people earn will ultimately be the answer here,” Rep. Kevin Brady told CNBC on Friday. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

GOP’s Kevin Brady: Punishing businesses with higher taxes would hurt ‘blue-collar’ workers

“I don’t think making us less competitive, less attractive, and taking more of what people earn will ultimately be the answer here,” Rep. Kevin Brady told CNBC on Friday. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

GOP’s Kevin Brady: Punishing businesses with higher taxes would hurt ‘blue-collar’ workers

“I don’t think making us less competitive, less attractive, and taking more of what people earn will ultimately be the answer here,” Rep. Kevin Brady told CNBC on Friday. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

GOP’s Kevin Brady: Punishing businesses with higher taxes would hurt ‘blue-collar’ workers

“I don’t think making us less competitive, less attractive, and taking more of what people earn will ultimately be the answer here,” Rep. Kevin Brady told CNBC on Friday. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

COVID-19 Surge Exposes Ugly Truth About Singapore’s Treatment Of Migrant Workers

Singapore’s coronavirus escalation lays bare the “parallel universe” of poor conditions endured by migrant workers who are essential to the affluent city-state. World News – Breaking News, Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

McDonald’s To Offer Free “Thank You Meals” To Healthcare Workers & First Responders

Source: McDonald’s / McDonald’s In an effort to show appreciation to the brave healthcare workers who’ve gone above and beyond the call of duty during this Coronavirus epidemic, business such as hotels and some restaurants have offered their services free … Read more…

Coronavirus: “lives at risk” due to lack of protective clothing for health workers – BBC News

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Watch Lady Gaga’s ‘One World: Together at Home’ to Combat COVID-19 and Support Health Care Workers

Celebrities and musicians from around the world will digitally gather together Saturday to take part in One World: Together at Home, a concert special thrown by Global Citizen in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO). The special is meant … Read more…

Unemployed workers turn to each other for help getting through complex, crashed filing systems

Individuals who’ve successfully filed for unemployment share what helped them get through confusing applications and jammed systems. Wealth SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! … Read more…

‘Ellen’ crew furious over poor communication regarding pay, non-union workers during coronavirus

Crew members from Ellen DeGeneres’ long-running daytime talk show are distressed and outraged over their treatment from top producers amid the coronavirus pandemic, numerous insiders affiliated with the series told Variety. The core stage crew for “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” … Read more…

Fmr. USAID Administrator: American Food System Is Staffed By ‘Essential Workers’ | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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4.14.20 Google & Apple working together on contact tracing; Grocery workers at higher risk; Car buying in Covid-19 era; Lending standards are tightening

Google & Apple are working together on a contact tracing app. This could help as we seek to remain safe as businesses reopen around the country. We will still need to up our abilities to test people for the virus. … Read more…

The meat supply is at risk. Farm workers are in fear. It’s hard to get groceries. This dark episode has shown us upon whose backs our society rests.

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‘Last Week Tonight’: John Oliver Talks Government’s Messy Treatment Of Essential Workers And Unemployed Impacted By Coronavirus

On the latest episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver touched on British Prime Minister Boris Johnson going in and out of intensive care due to coronavirus and Bernie Sanders dropping out of the presidential race. However, the real story … Read more…

Health Care Workers Describe What They’re Seeing On The Front Lines Of COVID-19 | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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