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A police officer waves to and flashes his lights to Registered Nurses and supporters who are standing in a picket line as they wave to cars as they drive by outside St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts on February 24, 2021. 800 Nurses voted to go on strike starting March 8 after giving the hospital a ten day notice. During the pandemic the nurses have cited more than 500 reports of safety issues for both themselves and patients and had more than 100 co-workers leave. Nurses are asking for increased staffing levels and a new contract.
Minnesota Hospital Nurses Hold Strike Demanding Better Benefits
Nurses at the Allina Hospital in Plymouth, Minnesota, recently held a three-day strike demanding better holiday pay and benefits. As a result, the hospital had to temporarily suspend some of its services. All 50 nurses...
Republican Bill Lee, the Governor of Tennessee, recently introduced legislation to prohibit public universities and colleges in his state from partnering with communist China’s state-backed Confucius Institutes.
Tennessee Governor Moves to Ban All Confucius Institutes
Republican Bill Lee, the Governor of Tennessee, recently introduced legislation to prohibit public universities and colleges in his state from partnering with communist China’s state-backed Confucius Institutes. In a tweet, the governor called for greater...