“Threatening workers who ask questions about how to protect themselves and their families is demeaning, dangerous and dumb,” the labor rights expert added.
The skew between affordable houses and high priced homes has gotten even worse over the last year amid a frantic pandemic-fueled housing market.
“If you owe the bank $100, that’s your problem. If you owe the bank $100 million, that’s the bank’s problem.” -Industrialist J. Paul Getty
Only 26 states have implemented steep benefit cuts but the pandemic UI benefits will expire in all states on September 6 unless Congress acts.
“We’ve seen that the costs of [non]compliance are so cheap,” Ellen Widess said. “It pays not to comply.”
An unspecified Home Depot spokesperson claims in an email that the NLRB complaint “misrepresents” what had actually happened.
“We couldn’t keep any cashiers hired because they only made $10 an hour and it definitely wasn’t worth the pay for everything we had to expect them to do,” Faeller said.
Capitalism has always required that the laboring classes be forced into circumstances in which they must work or starve.
“Exorbitant CEO pay is a major contributor to rising inequality that we could safely do away with.” -Lawrence Mishel and Jori Kandra, Economic Policy Institute.
“It is a lifesaver. You know, it helps us bring out all of the food,” Ana Ortiz said. “The table that is closest to the patio, I press ‘go’ and it will take it right out.”