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Grocery Chain Workers Demand Coronavirus Protection Measures for Their Health-And Yours

Apr 01, 2020 - New York Observer

I have a friend who works at a major grocery chain with which you are probably familiar-it's one of the stores to which panicked New Yorkers flocked during the early days of the coronavirus crisis. I last saw this friend a week or two ago, from a respectable six feet away. They'd just received a coronavirus-related raise: two dollars extra an hour. It sounded OK, until I did the math. "So you're exposed to hundreds of people a day, who touch everything in the store, who may or may not be sick, ...