As Congress heads out for a long recess without extending the pandemic-related moratorium on evictions, millions face a nightmare scenario.
It turns out that when workers aren’t ruled over by a boss, and the profits they generate go back to them, their businesses still survive and they generally live happier lives.
After surviving a deadly pandemic, workers in the US are reluctant to return to unsafe workplaces for poverty wages. Rather than offer better pay, protections, and benefits, businesses are choosing to exploit prison labor.
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