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It isn't just the lousy wage and lack of benefits. Drug testing is a hurdle in a lot of places. It's a huge invasion of privacy. I won't work for anyone that drug tests. But again, I am an accountant, not an airline pilot.
It isn't just the lousy wage and lack of benefits. Drug testing is a hurdle in a lot of places. It's a huge invasion of privacy. I won't work for anyone that drug tests. But again, I am an accountant, not an airline pilot.
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The American system in a nutshell is to punish the poor with this kind of treatment (& huge bills they can’t afford) and then blame their poorness on “work ethic” or “backward values”
The American system in a nutshell is to punish the poor with this kind of treatment (& huge bills they can’t afford) and then blame their poorness on “work ethic” or “backward values”
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>"Manufacture of Captagon is a growth industry so big it is starting to rival GDP of flatlining economy"
>"Manufacture of Captagon is a growth industry so big it is starting to rival GDP of flatlining economy"
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[https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/first-time-weekly-jobless-claims-fall-498-000-new-pandemic-n1266493](https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/first-time-weekly-jobless-claims-fall-498-000-new-pandemic-n1266493) >"Initial claims for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to 498,000, a drop of nearly 100,000 from the previous week _...Read More_
[https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/first-time-weekly-jobless-claims-fall-498-000-new-pandemic-n1266493](https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/first-time-weekly-jobless-claims-fall-498-000-new-pandemic-n1266493) >"Initial claims for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to 498,000, a drop of nearly 100,000 from the previous week _...Read More_
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Treasury Department officials on Wednesday urged Congress to move quickly to increase the federal borrowing limit this summer, warning that the federal government could run out of cash much sooner than in previous debt-limit _...Read More_
Treasury Department officials on Wednesday urged Congress to move quickly to increase the federal borrowing limit this summer, warning that the federal government could run out of cash much sooner than in previous debt-limit _...Read More_
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>"It will allow SPH Media to seek funding from public and private sources with a shared interest in supporting quality journalism."
>"It will allow SPH Media to seek funding from public and private sources with a shared interest in supporting quality journalism."
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Australia comes out of a recession with an extremely strong property market – so strong that a slackening must surely _...Read More_
Australia comes out of a recession with an extremely strong property market – so strong that a slackening must surely _...Read More_
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>"President Joe Biden has met his goal of having most elementary and middle schools open for full, in-person _...Read More_
>"President Joe Biden has met his goal of having most elementary and middle schools open for full, in-person _...Read More_
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"Service sector activity continued to revive during April, even in parts of the world such as India and Europe where extensive restrictions remain in place to contain Covid-19."
"Service sector activity continued to revive during April, even in parts of the world such as India and Europe where extensive restrictions remain in place to contain Covid-19."
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>"Chain welcomes back cinema-goers as Covid restrictions ease but warns blockbusters are in short supply"
>"Chain welcomes back cinema-goers as Covid restrictions ease but warns blockbusters are in short supply"
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Trade deficit widened to $74.4 billion as imports were up 6.3% and exports rose 6.6% _...Read More_
Trade deficit widened to $74.4 billion as imports were up 6.3% and exports rose 6.6% _...Read More_
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[https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/verizon-sells-yahoo-aol-businesses-apollo-5-billion-n1266132](https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/verizon-sells-yahoo-aol-businesses-apollo-5-billion-n1266132) >"The sale signals that Verizon will focus on its internet-provider businesses as rivals continue to explore media."
[https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/verizon-sells-yahoo-aol-businesses-apollo-5-billion-n1266132](https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/verizon-sells-yahoo-aol-businesses-apollo-5-billion-n1266132) >"The sale signals that Verizon will focus on its internet-provider businesses as rivals continue to explore media."
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"Berkshire Hathaway chief said Robinhood ‘maybe set out to attract’ retail traders gambling on short-term price swings."
"Berkshire Hathaway chief said Robinhood ‘maybe set out to attract’ retail traders gambling on short-term price swings."
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"Unions demand emergency assistance, higher wages as prolonged pandemic leaves people with nothing to eat."
"Unions demand emergency assistance, higher wages as prolonged pandemic leaves people with nothing to eat."