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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 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 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 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...

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 Brian Young | on Mar 06, 2020

Unions Want More Teleworking Amid Coronavirus

Turn on the news and the lead story every day is about coronavirus. As the virus spread across Asia and Europe many offices began preparing for an outbreak in the United States and what that might...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 06, 2020

Podcast: Medicare for All or Keep What You Have?

On this week's show, we have on a medical doctor, Dr. Mancuso, to talk about his experience with Medicare vs. private insurance, as the Medicare for All debate heats up. Who has the better...

by Kris LaGrange | on Mar 02, 2020

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus

With Coronavirus hitting the United States and the first deaths were reported this weekend many people have questions about what the virus is and how dangerous it will be. While the news focuses on...