Call on Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC City Council to instate city-wide emergency measures to fix the crisis within the crisis and make healthcare workers safe and secure.
COVID-19 and the capitalist-induced competition for healthcare.
What it takes now to work as a therapist with undocumented families.
Worker’s-eye View: Pushing to do right by utility contact center employees working to help Seattle residents
In order to provide help to the public, government employees must be protected themselves.
With many New Yorkers already squeezed for housing, the effects of the pandemic make solutions all the more urgent.
From the Guardian: Workers across the U.S. are planning another sickout protest on May Day. Also see @WholeWorkerWFM on Twitter.
“A utility plumber for the San Francisco Water Department, I am also a single mom of 12-year-old twins. Handling both jobs is a real challenge right now.”
“Unfortunately, most have no idea what to do. With no union, very few are open to taking action because they are not protected against retaliation.”
Nga Bui from the Freedom Socialist newspaper talks with NYC labor activist Elias Holtz about current organizing by nurses and other hospital workers in response to COVID-19.
30 hours work for 40 hours pay and a broad program of public works