From Instacart to Hershey, Here’s a Roundup of Worker Strikes Across the Country

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The coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on workers across the United States. While job loss is rampant, those still at work also face an uncertain future.

Strikes streak across the country as workers demand more protection. 

COVID-19 Strike Wave interactive map. (Pay Day Report)

Workers across the United States took note.

An incomplete list of COVID-19-related strikes includes: 

Eater reports:

[On March 23], every employee at the SE 92nd Avenue Burgerville location went on a one-day strike to protest what they claim are unsafe working conditions related to the coronavirus outbreak.”

Workers at the grocery delivery service Instacart walked off the job last week, demanding greater pay and better access to paid leave and disinfectant.


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