News From: coronavirus

by Brian Young | on Mar 25, 2020

UFCW: Make Grocers Essential

Grocery stores across the nation have become lifebloods for communities that are forced to quarantine. For many, it is people's only chance to get out of the house and talk to people in person....

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 25, 2020

Perdue Workers Walk Out

While many workers are working from home to stop the spread of COVID-19 some workers are still forced to go to work. At many businesses that are deemed “essential,” workers are getting...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 23, 2020

Why Dems Rejected Bailout Plan

With the economy in a freefall, the coronavirus closing businesses and with no end in sight Congress is considering trillions of dollars in bailouts and economic stimulus. However, on Sunday, the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 20, 2020

Getting Coronavirus with No Paid Sick Leave

This week's show is all about coronavirus. We take a look at changes that unions negotiated including teachers unions shutting down schools across the nation, the UAW convinced the Big Three...

by Press and Media | on Mar 19, 2020

Solidarity in Times of Social Distancing

With Coronavirus spreading, here are some tips for staying sane and in solidarity with your fellow workers. Read more below from HuffPost.

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 16, 2020

There’s no such thing as Paid Sick Leave

The Covid-19 scare is the talk of the town. It’s dominating everything. In New York, schools are closed for at least 2 weeks. On Sunday in Italy, 358 people died. Everything is canceled, our...

by Frank Emspac | on Mar 13, 2020

Covid-19: Treatment and Programs, Not Tax Breaks!

The covid-19 virus shows the complete inability of the US health system to serve the majority of its citizens. But one thing is clear- a tax break and a bailout of the cruise industry will not deal...

by Guest Post | on Mar 13, 2020

Talking to Your Kids about Coronavirus

Points to Emphasize: Adults at home and school are taking care of your health and safety. If you have concerns, please talk to an adult you trust. Not everyone will get the coronavirus (COVID...

by Press and Media | on Mar 12, 2020

Hotel Union to Provide 90,000 Free Covid-19 Tests

Amid fears of coronavirus, many are concerned about the cost of getting tested. The New York Hotel  Trades Council wants to ensure that all of their members and family stay safe by ensuring that...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 12, 2020

Biden's Plan to Combat Coronavirus

With stock markets plummeting, professional sports leagues suspending play, and American’s having a general sense of panic over the coronavirus, Trump addressed the nation last night to declare...