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Who’s at risk ● Hannity kills ● WA’s worst (again) ● NLRB vs. unions (again)

Thursday, June 25, 2020   COVID-19   ► LIVE from the Seattle Times — Coronavirus daily news update, June 25 — The latest count of COVID-19 cases in Washington totals 29,869 infections (7-day average of new infections per day: 373) and 1,293 deaths (7-day average of deaths per day: 7) ► From the Stranger — […]

Virus cases surge ● I-940’s broken ● The jobs we need ● What is owed

Wednesday, June 24, 2020   COVID-19   ► LIVE from the Seattle Times — Coronavirus daily news update, June 24 — The latest count of COVID-19 cases in Washington totals 29,386 infections (7-day average of new infections per day: 359) and 1,284 deaths (7-day average of deaths per day: 8) ► From the AP — […]

Begging you to mask up ● Too broken to fight COVID-19 ● Organize and win

Tuesday, June 23, 2020   COVID-19   ► LIVE from the Seattle Times — Coronavirus daily news update, June 23 — The latest count of COVID-19 cases in Washington totals 28,870 infections (7-day average of new infections per day: 345) and 1,276 deaths (7-day average of deaths per day: 8) ► From the Tri-City Herald […]

Yakima overwhelmed ● Tax me, the rich ● ‘Heroes, right?’

Monday, June 22, 2020   LOCAL   ► ICYMI — The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO hosted a Juneteenth Lunch & Learn featuring Black labor leaders discussing lessons from our past, a call to action for our present, and hope for our future. ► From KING 5 — Thousands celebrate Juneteenth in Seattle with march […]

Selah’s secret ● Furloughs > job cuts ● Home is here

Friday, June 19, 2020   JUNETEENTH AND RACIAL JUSTICE   ► From the AFL-CIO — “Juneteenth reminds us that we are independent of those who hire us“ — AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka: “On June 19, we commemorate the official freeing of the last enslaved Black people in the United States. This is a day of […]

State furloughs ● ‘Target practice’ in Omak ● Dreamers win! ● Radical Seattle

Thursday, June 18, 2020   THIS WASHINGTON      ► From the Olympian — Inslee orders furloughs for most state employees as state revenue plummets — Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday directed state agencies under his authority to cancel a scheduled 3 percent pay raise for many of the state’s highest-paid general government employees […]

Mask up to open up! ● Domestic terrorism ● TAA for Boeing workers

Wednesday, June 17, 2020   THIS WASHINGTON   ► LIVE from the Seattle Times — Coronavirus daily news update, June 17 — The latest count of COVID-19 cases in Washington totals 26,531 infections (7-day average of new infections per day: 312) and 1,231 deaths (7-day average of deaths per day: 7) ► From the Spokesman-Review […]

Hey, Trader Joe’s employees! ● Dying to increase exports ● Sad America

Tuesday, June 16, 2020   LOCAL   ► LIVE from the Seattle Times — Coronavirus daily news update, June 16 — The latest count of COVID-19 cases in Washington totals 26,158 infections (7-day average of new infections per day: 299) and 1,221 deaths (7-day average of deaths per day: 7) ► From KING 5 — […]

Which side are you on? ● Historic LGBTQ win ● Dear CEOs…

Monday, June 15, 2020   LOCAL   ► LIVE from the Seattle Times — Coronavirus daily news update, June 15 — The latest count of COVID-19 cases in Washington totals 25,834 infections (7-day average of new infections per day: 295) and 1,217 deaths (7-day average of deaths per day: 7) ► From the Seattle Times […]

‘¡Sí se pudo!’ ● COVID at Coyote Ridge ● OSHA off the hook ● Gonna be alright

Friday, June 12, 2020   LOCAL   ► From the Yakima H-R — ‘THE POWER TO CHANGE’ — Chants of “¡Sí se pudo!” filled the air Thursday afternoon outside Columbia Reach Pack. The chant, which can be translated as “Yes, we did!” marked the end of a series of strikes at fruit plants in the […]

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