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A Temp Worker Died on the Job After FedEx Didn’t Fix a Known Hazard....

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Amazon Workers in Alabama Clear Hurdle in Fight for Historic Union Vote – Julia...

Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama are making strides in their fight to unionize following three days of hearings this week which...

“Stock Market: Historic Times!” – Source – Marketviews.tv (12/24/2020)

Ike Iossif of www.marketviews.tv interviews Marc Arbeter.

The S&P 500 Chart Shows This Weird Dichotomy Between The VIX And Real Stock...

Many people are on vacation now or and are not paying attention to the markets this week focused on the holidays, but something funny...

When Social Capital Becomes More Valuable Than Financial Capital – Charles Hugh Smith (12/23/2020)

This devaluation of financial wealth--and its transformation to a dangerous liability-- will reach extremes equal to the current extremes of wealth-income inequality.Financial capital--money--is the...

Is Covid a High Risk to Younger Adults? – Donald J. Boudreaux (12/23/2020)

Jeremy Samuel Faust, Harlan Krumholz, and Rochelle Walensky’s New York Times op-ed “People Thought Covid-19 Was Relatively Harmless for Younger Adults. They Were Wrong.”...

Why we’re so bad at counting the calories we eat, drink or burn –...

Kaitlin Woolley, Cornell University and Peggy Liu, University of Pittsburgh People often eat more than usual around the holidays – and this year more than...

Rio Grande Hospital Workers Turned Down the Vaccine. A Senator and a Sheriff’s Deputy...

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