Donald Trump is insisting that meatpacking plants stay open, despite companies like Cargill coming under fire for the deplorable workplace conditions that are spreading coronavirus. We spoke to a worker who says Cargill’s carelessness and deceit made a bad situation incalculably worse.
In the latest installment of our “Modern Health” column, we hear from a dancer who was badly injured on the job. Despite having insurance, he didn’t seek full treatment — because he knew he couldn’t afford it.
Uber announced it will give its drivers two weeks paid leave — but only if they test positive for coronavirus. We talked to a veteran Uber driver in Philadelphia about his decision to stop driving and the company’s pathetic response to the pandemic.
How a Montana town came together to shut down a white-supremacist march led by Richard Spencer.
How Verizon workers outmatched the country’s largest telecommunications company.
Why almost 40,000 Verizon workers are on strike today — and need your solidarity.