About 2 years ago

08/24/2020 - The Pandemic Is Creating A New Crop Of Political Candidates: Unemployed Workers

– The Washington Post
They are using their inexperience as a boon and focusing on formerly arcane issues raised by the pandemic, like unemployment insurance systems as well as the plight of “essential workers,” the retail workers who had been heralded as heroes back in March but who have since lost the extra pay, sick leave flexibility and gratitude of their employers and the public.
– The Wall Street Journal
Questions remain if the influx of money to financial institutions that help disadvantaged communities will last.
– The New York Times
Nearly 10,000 restaurants have set up outdoor seating in New York City. They are struggling to stay alive until indoor dining returns.
– The Wall Street Journal
The rapid adoption of remote work and automation could accelerate inequalities in place for decades. Economists say the resulting ‘K’ shaped recovery will be good for professionals – and bad for everyone else.