Today, workers at seven newspapers owned by the greedy Tribune Publishing company are staging a one-day strike over pay and benefits. Yesterday, more than 300 workers at a news startup called The Messenger were summarily fired without being offered healthcare or severance after the decided his half-baked business plan had failed. So... thanks again, subscribers! - Corey
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2/1: It's another EmMajority Report Thursday! She speaks with Dr. Uche Blackstock, emergency physician and former associate professor of emergency medicine at the New York University, to discuss her recent book Legacy: A Black Physician Reckons With Racism In Medicine. Then, she speaks with Guillaume Long, former minister of foreign affairs of Ecuador and senior research fellow at the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), to discuss his recent piece in Foreign Policy entitled "How a Start-Up Utopia Became a Nightmare for Honduras."
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Today you'll read about why there's no left-wing equivalent to the insane right-wing conspiracy theories taking over American politics, what the president of the Teamsters told Donald Trump in his endorsement interview, and how the products of prison labor wind up being sold by grocery stores and fast-food chains.
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