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Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 2 | Unemployment

Why You Should Give a F*ck | Ep. 2 | Unemployment

June 18, 2020

We take a look at what it means to be unemployed, while diving deeper into the impact unemployment can have on daily life.

Can Sex Workers Survive COVID-19 When The Government Won’t Give Aid?

May 22, 2020

Sex Workers’ rights advocates have been demanding decriminalization of their work, but now under the pandemic regulations even legal forms of sex work like strip clubs have been targeted by the federal government and alienated from government aid.

CARES Act Funding For Native Tribes Reveals Continued US Colonization

April 29, 2020

The recent CARES Act is another example of the continued effort to dismiss Indigenous peoples’ sovereignty, and doesn’t provide adequate funding to fight COVID-19.

Bank Stops Seizing Stimulus Checks After Exposé

April 20, 2020

The American Prospect’s David Dayen says the feds allowed banks to seize customer’s coronavirus stimulus checks to payoff outstanding debt.

Boeing Gets Up To $17 Billion In Loans From Coronavirus Stimulus

April 1, 2020

Economist Dean Baker explains how the $2.2 trillion stimulus quietly provides up to $17 billion in loans for Boeing with almost no strings attached.