This 23 April 2020 video from the USA says about itself:
‘We’re trying to do the right thing, and we don’t need to get attacked.’ — Watch anti-lockdown protesters harass these nurses.
In US news and current events today, watch these nurses and health care professionals get harassed by anti-lockdown protesters.
As US governors rush to reopen businesses, “Excess death” counts begin to reveal true toll of pandemic. By Bryan Dyne, 23 April 2020. A series of reports have shown that the real death toll from the coronavirus in many parts of the United States and Europe is likely at least twice what has been officially reported.
Amazon workers continue job actions and protests, as tech employees plan Friday sickout. By Shuvu Batta, 23 April 2020. Amazon workers’ courageous actions, defying the company’s intimidation campaign, are winning the support of wider layers of the working class.
Shipyard workers launch wildcat strike in Norfolk, Virginia. By Ed Hightower, 23 April 2020. A total of five workers at BAE Systems shipyard have tested positive for the highly contagious respiratory disease.
Merchants of death: Multibillion-dollar bailout for arms industry amid rising COVID-19 toll. 23 April 2020. Workers in arms plants, classified as “essential infrastructure,” have protested and struck against the coronavirus threat that confronts the entire working class amidst the drive for a return to work: here.
Mass deaths in New York nursing homes. By Ali Elhassan, 23 April 2020. Combined with a lack of testing three months into the pandemic, state policies have created conditions for an uncontrollable spread of the virus and horrific mass deaths among the elderly, and significant fatalities among the staff.
Despite restrictions eviction notices still being delivered in New Orleans amid pandemic. By Aaron Murch, 23 April 2020. There have been multiple instances in New Orleans and around the country of landlords sending eviction notices as a bullying tactic to force out or squeeze rent payments from of poor and unemployed workers.