In order to provide help to the public, government employees must be protected themselves.
“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
Support frontline King County Metro transit workers’ call for urgent measures to stem COVID19 spread
“We won’t be able to flatten the curve unless everyone does their part.”
Moz, along with more than 45 other men, is detained in a cramped hotel in the Melbourne suburb of Preston without the ability to physically distance.
Join the call for PCC grocers to offer shorter work weeks and step up CDC safety standards for its employees.
Marxist scholar and retired New York City public hospital doctor Susan Williams analyzes the coronavirus emergency and the economic meltdown, offering concrete proposals to address both crises.
La pandemia del COVID-19 ha dejado al capitalismo al desnudo profundizando la crisis de la economía global a niveles catastróficos. Pero depende de la lucha de clases qué situación política se impondrá al final de esta crisis. Al momento de escribir estas líneas, a cuatro meses de iniciado el brote de coronavirus en China, la… Read more »