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Photos of a new, sprawling Amazon warehouse in Mexico surrounded by deteriorating shacks

Photos of a new, sprawling Amazon warehouse in Mexico surrounded...

(Yahoo News) - A sprawling, new Amazon fulfillment center in Tijuana, Mexico, is...

How capitalism made the world sick

How capitalism made the world sick

(The Nation) - No one should pay for a coronavirus test. This is not a moral judgment...

CEOs Got Bonuses While Workers Struggled During the Pandemic

CEOs Got Bonuses While Workers Struggled During the Pandemic

(Truth Out) - Forty-one million people lost their jobs in 2020 as the pandemic ravaged...

For first time, average pay for supermarket and restaurant workers tops $15 an hour

For first time, average pay for supermarket and restaurant...

(WAPO) - $15 an hour is suddenly the rule, not the exception, for U.S. workers....

Payment pause for student loan borrowers through January

Payment pause for student loan borrowers through January

(CNBC) - The Biden administration announced Friday it will extend the payment pause...

Poverty Is a Policy Choice: Study Projects Covid Aid Will Cut US Poverty Nearly in Half

Poverty Is a Policy Choice: Study Projects Covid Aid Will...

(Common Dreams) - According to a report published Wednesday by the Urban Institute,...

Wall Street ends sharply lower as Delta variant spooks investors

Wall Street ends sharply lower as Delta variant spooks...

(Aljazeera) - The World Health Organization says cases and deaths are climbing globally...

Wealth Hoarding by Silver Spoon Oligarchs Is Endangering US Democracy

Wealth Hoarding by Silver Spoon Oligarchs Is Endangering...

(Common Dreams ) - Dynastically wealthy families wield a great deal of political...

July 1st, States allows recreational cannabis but no one can sell it

July 1st, States allows recreational cannabis but no one...

(UPI) - New Mexico started allowing the legal possession and recreational of cannabis...

Amazon tracks warehouse workers every move because Jeff Bezos thinks people are inherently lazy

Amazon tracks warehouse workers every move because Jeff...

(Biz Insider) - Many of Amazon's policies were designed to prevent workers from...

Some US billionaires had years where they paid no taxes

Some US billionaires had years where they paid no taxes

(The Hill) - Some of the richest people in America had years in which they did not...

U.S. hiring takes big step back as businesses scramble for workers, raw materials

U.S. hiring takes big step back as businesses scramble...

(Reuters) - "This article blames government pandemic aid for worker shortage. How...