Hazardous Duty Pay

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Labor Organizing

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/CN05052020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsNew Orleans       The irony and contradictions around so-called “essential” workers are vexing – mainly to the workers themselves.  They have to go to work because they are, by definition, essential, yet employers in the main seem both committed to labeling them as essential and continuing to …

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Paying for Coronavirus and Medical Debt

Health Care

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/CN03282020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsPearl River     Ten percent of Americans have absolutely, flat-to-the-bone, no health insurance.  Many others have Trump-plan insurance with high deductibles, covering nothing much at all, but maybe catastrophes up to certain lifetime payment levels.  Many of these same people are exactly the people who have to work, …

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