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Latino Rebels Opinion - I Volunteered as a Nurse During the Pandemic. The Shocking Lack of Protections Spurred Me to Act 

Truthout  - Many Agricultural Workers Still Can’t Get COVID Vaccine as Growing Season Begins

Local Syr - Banner over I-81 overpass unveiled in support of workers and commemorates lives lost to COVID-19

MIT Technology Review - How has the US pandemic response increased inequality? Look at New York’s nail salons.

Democrat & Chronicle -  Essay: New York State Assembly should pass the NY HERO Act as soon as possible

NYDN - Essential workers push N.Y. Senate for passage of HERO Act on workplace safety

City Limits - Opinion: Pass the NY Hero Act to Protect Essential Workers Like Me

The-Post Standard - NY Farmworkers call on Assembly to pass NY HERO Act 

NY1 - State Senate to Take Up Workplace COVID Safety Bill

News 10 - Senate Majority advances legislation to improve workplace COVID-19 safety standards

QNS - Queens lawmakers hail Senate passage of the NY HERO Act

Yonkers Tribune - NYS Senate Majority Advances Legislation to Improve Workplace COVID-19 Safety Standards and Support Workforce

Canarsie CourierNYS Senate Majority Advances Legislation to Improve Workplace COVID-19 Safety Standards and Support Workforce

Spectrum News - Assemb. Reyes: March Nursing Home Order "Didn't Make a Difference in Number of Deaths"

Spectrum Noticias NY1 La falacia del poder, casi absoluto, de Cuomo

WGRZ - 2 WNY Senators sponsor long-term airborne pathogens standards bill after COVID-19

The Chief Leader - Hunts Point Produce Workers' Strike Bears Fruit With Key Contract Gains

New York Now - Nursing Homes Update, NY HERO Act, Mental Health Funding

NY Daily News - Protect essential workers now, New York

NY Daily News - Queens Sen. Gianaris, union leaders renew push for COVID worker protections under NY Hero Act

New York Now - Democrats, Unions Seek Workplace Protections Against Infectious Diseases through NY HERO Act

The Chief - Nurses, Essential Workers Push COVID Safety Bill Amid Second Wave AJ+ - Pandemic Profiteer Video

The Leader - Amazon's New York expansion: Quicker deliveries, massive warehouses in your backyard

AM NY - Protest at Manhattan apartment of Amazon’s CEO focuses on worker safety and health

Fox Business - Amazon workers, community members protest outside Jeff Bezos' NYC home for better COVID-19 protections

AJ+ - Pandemic Profiteer Video

Newsday:  Union seeks stronger COVID-19 protection at Islandia furniture factory

Pix 11: Essential workers rally for safety standards and protections

Bloomberg:  NY Workers Demand Covid-19 Safety Laws

Politico: Essential workers rally for state law mandating workplace safety

Labor Press: Bosses Failing To Protect NY Workers From COVID-19 Could Face New Fines

NY1: Workers and Elected Officials Rally for Covid Protections in the Workplace

City Limits: Phase 3 Employees Demand Better Workplace Protections As COVID-Reopening Progresses

NBC News: 'What happens if I get sick again?': Essential workers seek expanded protections

Labor Press: Workers Demand New York State Force Employers To Provide On-The-Job Protections As Reopening Progresses

Spectrum Noticias NY1:  Demandan que se de una ley de protección de la salud de los trabajadores en tiempos de coronavirus

El Diario: Exigen mayores protecciones de ley contra el COVID-19 en sitios de trabajo

QNS: Essential workers call for workplace protections against COVID-19 at Jackson Heights rally

Queens Daily Eagle: Workers demand protections as Queens enters next phase of COVID reopening plan

NY1: Contract Workers Cleaning NYC Subways Claim They Have Dirty Supplies, Inadequate PPE

Labor Press: New York Workers Need A Hero In This Time Of Crisis – And They Expect Cuomo To Be That Guy