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Comrade Meghan

Meghan Markle's tribute to unions in her Oprah interview was a welcome surprise.

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Banish Unpaid Internships Straight to Hell

We could just stop having this conversation altogether if this practice wasn't an industry standard.

Bad Online
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Jane Slater, who is white blonde hair and in a purple top, speaking at the camera during a Zoom interview

Why Won’t Joe Biden Touch the Biggest Union Drive in America?

Backing the Amazon union should be an easy call. Biden won't do it.

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Joe Biden Had a Horrendous Answer on Canceling Student Debt

This was some tired, disingenuous, factually dubious nonsense.

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Don’t Be Mad at Teachers for Not Wanting to Die

The hysteria around school reopenings is out of control.

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Talking to Kim Kelly About the Most Electrifying Union Drive in America

That and much more in today's What Now newsletter.

Housekeeping
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The Shameless Greed of Kroger, Our New Capitalist Supervillain

The Kroger Company is pulling in record, billion-dollar profits—and refusing to pay its frontline workers an extra $4 an hour.

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Jeff Bezos, Enemy of the People

As he steps down from Amazon, his brutal anti-worker legacy can never be forgotten.

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Horrible News: Dolly Parton Is Now Endorsing the Joys of Endless Labor

We hate to say this, but her Super Bowl ad is indescribably depressing.

Fuck Bosses
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Good to Know We’re Still Choosing Death

New York's Governor has crunched the numbers and decided we can all stand to see a bit more death in the name of a nice meal indoors.

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Andrew Cuomo at a news briefing on January 29.

All the Worst Assholes Are Here for the GameStop Debacle

Please can these people stop talking!!!

The Economy
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Welcome to Capitalism

Wall Street's war against the GameStop traders is a reminder of who this system is really meant to protect.

The Economy
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The House Always Wins

The GameStop saga is funny and good, but Wall Street will always triumph in the end.

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Someone Make Joe Biden Say ‘GameStop’

We need this.

The Economy
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We Finally Discovered What It Will Take for Corporations to Stop Giving Republicans Money

All it took was six years and an insurrection.

Congress
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Donald Trump shakes hands with Mark Zuckerberg

Silicon Valley Dorks Are Freaking Out About the Google Union

Tech workers are organizing. No wonder the bosses are losing their minds.

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Google headquarters

Please, Fuck Off: Whole Foods CEO John Mackey

You don't have to be a doctor to see that he's peddling able-bodied, rich people bullshit.

Fuck Bosses
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John Mackey, CEO of Whole Foods

The Pathetic Stimulus Won’t Be Enough to Help My Mom

She got laid off while Congress worked out how many struggling people to betray.

How Things Work
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Image from page 287 of "Bell telephone magazine" (1922) of a woman operating a local switchboard

The Vaccine Is Not Enough

We will need so much more help before this thing is really over.

COVID
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Discourses With: An Organizer of Columbia’s Insurgent Tuition Strike

'Our mission is to get students thinking about power in a way that they haven't before.'

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Students at Columbia University's graduation in 2015.
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