Sonali Kolhatkar speaks with Sarah Anderson about how Bernie Sanders tackles inequality a yr into the COVID-19 pandemic.
As Amazon warehouse staff in Bessemer, Alabama wrap up a high-profile weeks-long means of voting to affix a retail staff union, Senator Bernie Sanders final week shone a highlight on the absurd inequality that American staff expertise. Senator Bernie Sanders, chair of the Senate Budget Committee final week introducing a listening to on inequality within the United States. He had invited Jennifer Bates, an Amazon employee, to debate the union efforts in Bessemer, Alabama, in addition to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Bates accepted the invitation, however Bezos didn’t. Also invited to talk on the listening to was my visitor Sarah Anderson.
Sarah Anderson, Director of the Global Economy Project on the Institute for Policy Studies.
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