Coronavirus news update

This 17 June 2020 video from the USA says about itself:

Stop The Covid Cover-up At Tesla Auto Plant-Musk & Newsom Partners In Crime At The Tesla Plant

A press conference was held to protest the cover-up by the Elon Musk owned Tesla factory in Fremont, California. on June 15, 2020. Speakers talked about the dangerous cover-up by the company of information about those who have become infected and where they worked.

Also, speakers talked about the refusal of California Democratic governor Gavin Newsom to have any physical inspections of the plant’s health and safety conditions by Cal-OSHA. There are less than 200 Cal-OSHA inspectors for California’s 18 million workers and there have been no physical inspections of the plant where there are 10 to 15 thousand workers. Elon Musk publicly declared that he would violate the Alameda County “Shelter In Place” order and both Alameda County and Governor Newsom refused to hold him accountable. They also said the Fremont police would investigate to see if Musk was following the health and safety protection rules.

More than 40 percent of all US deaths from COVID-19 are in nursing homes. By Benjamin Mateus, 17 June 2020. A report published Tuesday says that there were 51,000 COVID-19 deaths among residents of US nursing homes and extended care facilities.

Faurecia workers denounce unsafe return to work. By Tim Rivers, 17 June 2020. Workers at the Faurecia plant in Saline, Michigan described how the company was concealing the spread of COVID-19 in the plant.

Canada’s grocery chains slash wages as pandemic continues to rage. By Roger Jordan, 17 June 2020. The decision to abolish the pay premium shows the companies’ shocking disregard for the lives of workers.

Outbreaks of COVID-19 in Brazil’s meat processing plants and mines. By Tomas Castanheira, 17 June 2020. Clusters of coronavirus at large companies across the country threaten the lives of thousands of workers.

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